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How to enable and disable the keyboard backlight on Toshiba laptops

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The keyboard backlight can be enabled and disabled via the key combination "Fn + Y" within the operating system.

The following modes are available:

  • Keyboard backlight on (timer function)
  • Keyboard backlight on
  • Keyboard backlight off

Your computer comes with the mode keyboard backlight enabled (timer function). To change the mode, hold the "Fn" key and switch with "Y" key through the existing modes. To select the preferred keyboard backlight mode, release both keys.


Please note: The battery runtime will be reduced if the keyboard backlight is enabled.


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