Bootcamp Win 7

Discussion in 'macOS' started by Gen, Mar 12, 2010.

  1. Gen macrumors 6502a


    Jul 15, 2008
    Keyboard back-lighting will not turn off - I press the f5 key and it will only let me turn it down to no-bars, however the led lights are still on. How can I turn them off completely and keep them from turning on automatically?
  2. spinnerlys Guest


    Sep 7, 2008
    forlod bygningen
    Have you taken a look at the Boot Camp Control Panel?

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  3. iLog.Genius macrumors 601


    Feb 24, 2009
    Toronto, Ontario
    Unfortunately, you'll never have complete control of the backlight in Windows like you do in OS X. You can try to update your Boot Camp drivers to 3.1 but you'll still have problems. From my experience, 3.1 drivers will allow you to completely turn off the backlight but it will randomly turn on/off by itself with no change in ambient lighting. There are some rumors out there that Apple is working on backlighting but I'm not holding my breath, it took them while to finally get the trackpad problem fixed.

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