Brightness and gamma applet

by cardsurf
UUID: brightness-and-gamma-applet@cardsurf
Score: 2
Last edited: 3 weeks ago
Last commit: 1023e89f12c34626c5f8f271ac136c6a64c0d03d

Sets brightness and gamma levels of a screen

Brightness and gamma applet

An applet that sets brightness and gamma levels of a screen for Linux Mint Cinnamon

Features

  • Set brightness of the screen
  • Set gamma of the screen
  • Customizable:
    • Customize an icon shown in a panel
    • Show: all values, brightness or gamma
    • Set: minimum and maximum value thresholds

Installation

  1. Extract .zip archive to ~/.local/share/cinnamon/applets
  2. Enable the applet in Cinnammon settings

Usage

To specify a screen and an output:

  1. Right click on the applet
  2. From "Screen" submenu click on a screen
  3. From "Output" submenu click on an output

Source code

Browse the source of the applet in the original repository.

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2 Comments

Nokia808
Nokia808-2 weeks ago
Thank you very much for this very nice applet !! But why lower limit is just at 30 ?? Can you please make it 20 ?

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J Kesler
J Kesler-1 month ago
Exactly what I wanted. Thanks cardsurf for a perfectly simple applet. For months I have been using xrandr from the command line to adjust my external monitor's brightness. This is so much nicer.