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ubuntu 0.04 brightness control - gddccontrol

ubuntu 10.04 brightness control

ubuntu 0.04 brightness control - gddccontrol

Control Brightness of your monitor by using gddccontrol.GDDCcontrol is nothing but the DDCcontrol along with the Gnome based Graphical User Interface(GUI).ddccontrol is a simple tool that is very useful in controlling monitor parameters – like brightness,contrast.. without using the On Screen Display and the buttons in front of the monitor.

Install GDDCcontrol or DDCcontrol in Ubuntu(10.04(Lucid Lynx)/9.10/..)

#1. Open Synaptic Package Manager and search for “gddccontrol” and mark the result(check the left box and click on mark when small window appears) for installation.

#2. Then click on Apply to install the package.

#3. Wait…. installation will complete within moments..

#4. That’s All…

Installing GDDccontrol from command line

Simply type the following command and enter your login password –

sudo apt-get install gddccontrol

Running GDDCcontrol on Ubuntu 10.04(Lucid Lynx)
To run gddccontrol simply run the command at terminal-

 rkjha@rkjha-desktop:~$ gddccontrol