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by xfce
10 Feb 2019 21:59
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: GUI Display Brightness Control v0.2, updated 02.10.2019
Replies: 1
Views: 1741

Re: !! UPDATED !! -- v0.2 GUI Display Brightness Control -- 02.10.2019

!! UPDATED !! -- v0.2 GUI Display Brightness Control -- 02.10.2019 vb-set - v0.2 ============= I picked up some coding pointers and this version will "loop" through the Brightness Levels and will NOT terminate until the Exit button is selected. This should be more helpful in comparing levels direct...
by xfce
10 Feb 2019 12:48
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: (solved) Firefox Form Background
Replies: 5
Views: 246

Re: !! SOLVED !! -- Firefox Form Background -- 02.09.2019

Arjen and Frank thank you for the assistance and pointing me to the proper code to examine.

Arjen the code sample was spot on! I can see the light! :D
by xfce
09 Feb 2019 23:09
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: (solved) Firefox Form Background
Replies: 5
Views: 246

Re: !! Firefox !! -- Form Background -- 02.09.2019

Thank you for the insight. Is there a specific area of the CSS directed at firefox? I must admit CSS is a mystery to me at this point - akin to walking on ice. The gtk2 *rc files were a bit more accessible. But I'd like to explore this further (I made a backup of the current theme in use). As an asi...
by xfce
09 Feb 2019 18:37
Forum: Testing Zone
Topic: (solved) Firefox Form Background
Replies: 5
Views: 246

(solved) Firefox Form Background

On 31 Dec 2018 I began useing SolydXee on a new system (hardware not supported in SolydX 9). I use a local home page to manage my weblinks which also incorporates forms for three search engines. It was curious to see the backgrounds of the form windows colored with the image or color coded as the ba...
by xfce
06 Feb 2019 20:52
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: GUI Display Brightness Control v0.2, updated 02.10.2019
Replies: 1
Views: 1741

GUI Display Brightness Control v0.2, updated 02.10.2019

!! TIP !! -- GUI Display Brightness Control -- 02.06.2019 I previously posted a CLI version of this same process here: -- https://forums.solydxk.com/viewtopic.php?f=74&t=7465 The GUI is possible via Zenity (it's kind of like editing Excel formulas in days of yore -- all on one line). vb-set.png #!/b...
by xfce
05 Feb 2019 15:49
Forum: Customizations
Topic: CLI Display Brightness Control
Replies: 0
Views: 391

CLI Display Brightness Control

!! TIP !! -- CLI Display Brightness Control -- 02.05.2019 Throughout the day as lighting conditions change, I find the need to adjust display brightness for better legibility. This is a solution which works for me. Perhaps you may find a useful point of reference. #!/bin/bash # vb -- v0.1 - Video/Di...
by xfce
31 Jan 2019 16:57
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: SolydX Window Size and Placement Control
Replies: 0
Views: 356

SolydX Window Size and Placement Control

*** This is purely subjective, offered that one may find utility and humor within *** Transitioning from Windows to a Linux DE presents a myriad of delights and annoyances. The Xfce bottom panel and lanuchers allow me to utilize menu navigation memory which began with Windows 95. The learning curve...
by xfce
26 Jan 2019 02:14
Forum: Bug Control
Topic: (work-around) Bug: (SolydXee) Power Manager > Display
Replies: 5
Views: 314

Re: !! WORK-AROUND !! Bug: (SolydXee) Power Manager > Display -- 01.21.2019

** updated 01.25.2019 - 20:05pm WORK-AROUND to Blanking Displays with a **Dual Monitor Desktop** Setup Note: Power Manager appears to work fine on my Single Monitor Setup. However, since the Dual Monitor Setup is my daily driver, the "work-around" is suitable for my needs. 1) Switch Power Manager OF...
by xfce
25 Jan 2019 01:52
Forum: Bug Control
Topic: (work-around) Bug: (SolydXee) Power Manager > Display
Replies: 5
Views: 314

Re: Bug: (SolydXee) Power Manager > Display -- 01.21.2019

** updated: 01.24.2019 -- 19:40pm ** Something is afoot . . . Power manager set to test: -- Blank after: 1 minute -- Put to sleep after: 2 minutes -- Switch off after: 3 minutes 1) At 1:00 minute, both displays actually went blank for 10 seconds, then returned with Display #2 mirroring Display #1. ...
by xfce
23 Jan 2019 15:02
Forum: Bug Control
Topic: [solved] (SolydXee) NumLock Setting Not Honored
Replies: 5
Views: 251

Re: RESOLVED -- Bug: (SolydXee) NumLock Setting Not Honored -- 01.21.2019

Ah I was just updating the message . . . Somewhere in my travels, I believe "numlockx" was depreciated and removed from the repositories. As an aside . . . I performed a new bare-metal install of SolydXee (solydxee_10_64_201812.iso) and subsequent updates returns normal numlock operation through a q...
by xfce
22 Jan 2019 20:41
Forum: Bug Control
Topic: (work-around) Bug: (SolydXee) Power Manager > Display
Replies: 5
Views: 314

Re: Bug: (SolydXee) Power Manager > Display -- 01.21.2019

updated original post above: 01.22.2019
by xfce
22 Jan 2019 03:04
Forum: Bug Control
Topic: [solved] (SolydXee) NumLock Setting Not Honored
Replies: 5
Views: 251

[solved] (SolydXee) NumLock Setting Not Honored

Bug: (SolydXee) NumLock Setting Not Honored -- 01.21.2019 ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- -- BIOS setting is not honored. -- Settings > Keyboard > Behavior > General "Restore num lock state on startup" is not honored. Following the "xfce" ins...
by xfce
22 Jan 2019 03:00
Forum: Bug Control
Topic: (work-around) Bug: (SolydXee) Power Manager > Display
Replies: 5
Views: 314

(work-around) Bug: (SolydXee) Power Manager > Display

Bug: (SolydXee) Power Manager > Display -- 01.21.2019 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- "Blank after" -- Does not Blank display -- Toggles "Mirror Displays" Example 1: Settings > Power Manager > Display > Display power management > Blank after -- Set ...

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