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Backlight fading a year old Acer notebook 5600, having problems with very poor backlight. However, problem goes away and comes back again. When I went to power settings, I tried to slide the toggle to 100% for brightness, but when I clicked 'apply', the toggle slipped back to about 10%. I'm sure this is a software problem and am reluctant to buy a new screen in case I can solve it first.

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Re: backlight fading

You can adjust the brightness by pressing the Fn button along with the *left/*right button on the right side of the keyboard

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