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i adjust the brightness to a lower level after logging in but this goes back to full after restarting. is there a way to stop this from happening?i am new to ubuntu and did a clean istall of ubuntu 14.10 on dell n5010(2012 model)

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  • The best explanation I found was by dhanvi in this post.
    – VRR
    Apr 14, 2015 at 14:51
  • If it solves your problem up vote dhanvi's answer.
    – VRR
    Apr 15, 2015 at 6:58
  • dont have enough reputation..sorry
    – Saikat Pal
    Apr 16, 2015 at 17:00

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Go to your Power Manager: (In my case with Lubuntu I would go here but it may be different for you) Menu > Preferences > Power Manager

See if there is an option that specifies startup brightness, or just plain brightness. I do not see these since I am using a Dell Dimension E510 desktop, but you may be able to see them.

If that doesn't work your screen hardware may be defaulted to resetting the brightness level on reboot, and I don't think there is any way to change that setting.

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  • there is no such option in power manager..
    – Saikat Pal
    Apr 14, 2015 at 17:20
  • @SaikatPal Your screen hardware may be defaulted to resetting the brightness level on reboot, and I don't think there is any way to change that setting. For as much as I know at least. Apr 14, 2015 at 17:28

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