Unable to turn off keyboard backlight

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RunAmuck
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Unable to turn off keyboard backlight

Post by RunAmuck » Thu Feb 22, 2018 2:15 am

Hello,
I recently installed MATE and am currently unable to turn it off.
Every time I manually turn off the backlight using my keyboard, it automatically turns on whenever my screen dims.
Is there a way to make sure my backlight responds to my commands?
How do I control when my screen dims? In Cinamon, I thought I was able to set this time period?

Thank you

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Spearmint2
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Re: Unable to turn off keyboard backlight

Post by Spearmint2 » Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:11 am

what keyboard? Mine has internal control and when I hold the FN key down and press the Scroll key, it turns off the backlight.
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