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r3faat1
October 26th, 2010, 08:24 AM
Hey everyone,
So I freshly installed Ubuntu 10.10 on my New laptop Dell Inspiron 14R N4010.
So far I fixed mostly all the problems I have already faced.
Two problems still remain, and are important for me to have them fixed asap.

1. Brightness Control(very important) -
fn-Up, fn-Down keys moves the brightness slider around but doesn't change the actual brightness.
I am also not able to change the brightness using the power management tool.
This problem is draining my battery life crazy.

2. Cpu Temp (not that important)
Lm sensor 3.12 is not detecting my Cpu temp.
Sensors-detect is not able to find anything to monitor either.

My specs:
Dell Inspiron 14R N4010
CPU: Intel i5-460m 2.53G
Graphics - Intel Graphic Media Accelerator

r3faat1
October 26th, 2010, 11:06 AM
anyone ?
I've tried searching for solutions and nothing worked so far.

r3faat1
October 28th, 2010, 05:47 PM
one last bump, before i completely give up on this.

waffleez_89
October 29th, 2010, 12:01 AM
lol i feel your pain

this topic has already been posted check these threads

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1562766

http://art.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1569966

http://art.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1503681

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