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Toz, I am for ever in your debt !!!!
Keyboard dimmer/brighter keys work, "Go dimmer after (eg) n minutes of no activity" works too.
Brilliant reply. "Job's a good 'un!" etc etc etc :)
ps graphics are Intel Sandybridge Mobile x86/MMX/SSE2, processor is an Intel core i3-2310M @ 2.1Ghz x4, and it's a 32-bit OS.
Obviously it would be great to be able to dim the laptop screen on this Acer 5750 in order to extend the battery life when I'm unplugged.
Sadly, using Ubuntu 12.04, nothing does dim it: software...
Built-in GPS ? No, Lars ! (And I'm a purchaser of software, not a writer ;-)
Thanks for the idea, though !
I installed Ubuntu Linux on to my laptop purely as a second, "backup" operating system should Windows on the other partition ever fail. Now I'm using Linux 99% of the time!
On the Windows...