ambiance sensor on rmbp

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by threezero, Jul 25, 2012.

  1. threezero macrumors 6502

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    anybody's keyboard sensor for the rmbp a little wonky? the backlight on the keyboard never seems to go off even if i'm in a super bright room. its not a big deal but i'm just want to know if my sensor is broken or not
     
  2. voidpresence macrumors member

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    #2
    backlight setting

    there is a setting that keeps the keyboard back light on all the time, check that

    (Keyboard preferences)
     
  3. Auzburner macrumors 65816

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    It will always stay on by default. You can turn it down manually and it will shut of via the buttons on the keyboard.
     
  4. threezero thread starter macrumors 6502

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    i check the preference for it to illuminate automatically when its dark. what does that option mean than if it will just stay on by itself forever till i turn it off?
     

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