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slow bright(a715-72g )

Mike000Mike000 Posts: 17Member

Tinkerer

does the acer aspire a715-72g have a slow brightness adjustment or is it simply the on display software in the store slowing the brightness control?

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  • JackEJackE Posts: 16,029 Trailblazer
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    Not clicking the key. It's only when you press & hold the key, it momentarily doesn't move. Then less than a second later it starts to move fairly fast if you're still holding the key down. Go back to the store and test the display machine. See how it works compares to other models you might know. That's the only way you're gonna know for sure. Jack E/NJ
  • JackEJackE Posts: 16,029 Trailblazer
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    That's exactly the problem. No two machine's software, setup & behavior is exactly alike unless it's a factory-fresh delivered machine. Nevertheless, it's doubtful the store display will behave much different than a factory-fresh machine. So if you're not happy with the store display's brightness control, you should probably not get a factory fresh one or go to another store. Jack E/NJ

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  • JackEJackE Posts: 16,029ACE Trailblazer
    edited May 13
    Usually pretty fast if you simply use the FN+RightArrow> or FN+LeftArrow< key cominations. At least on my machine.  As fast as I can press the combo keys. Jack E/NJ
  • Mike000Mike000 Posts: 17Member

    Tinkerer

    I'm having this problem with the volume on the top of the keyboard model.
  • JackEJackE Posts: 16,029ACE Trailblazer
    Volume key doesn't control brightness. Jack E/NJ


  • Mike000Mike000 Posts: 17Member

    Tinkerer

    I meant brightness located on top where the numbers are.
  • JackEJackE Posts: 16,029ACE Trailblazer
    Which key or keys below are you trying to control brightness? Jack E/NJ






  • Mike000Mike000 Posts: 17Member

    Tinkerer

    f3 and f4. 
  • Mike000Mike000 Posts: 17Member

    Tinkerer

    I noticed a lag response when you click brightness fast in sequence.
  • JackEJackE Posts: 16,029ACE Trailblazer
    Normal behavior. You can try pressing & holding the F3 or F4 key to see if it momentarily lags while still pressing the key then automatically speeds up through the brightness levels. Jack E/NJ
  • Mike000Mike000 Posts: 17Member

    Tinkerer

    Does it momentarily lag? I dont know what you mean.
  • Mike000Mike000 Posts: 17Member

    Tinkerer

    edited May 13
    Does it have a smooth response like the spin 5 or does it kind of jump, glitch, lag and go slow when clicking fast?
  • JackEJackE Posts: 16,029ACE Trailblazer
    Accepted Answer
    Not clicking the key. It's only when you press & hold the key, it momentarily doesn't move. Then less than a second later it starts to move fairly fast if you're still holding the key down. Go back to the store and test the display machine. See how it works compares to other models you might know. That's the only way you're gonna know for sure. Jack E/NJ
  • Mike000Mike000 Posts: 17Member

    Tinkerer

    actually you didnt answer the question.
  • Mike000Mike000 Posts: 17Member

    Tinkerer

    Would you be able to find out about the spin 5 15 inch brightness adjustment speed?
  • JackEJackE Posts: 16,029ACE Trailblazer
    >>>Does it have a smooth response like the spin 5 ...?>>>

    >>>Would you be able to find out about the spin 5...?>>>

    Sorry. I thought we were discussing the A715-72G, not the Spin5. That's why I suggested that you go back to the store and test the smoothness of the display A715-72G for yourself. Only you can be the judge of how it compares. Jack E/NJ  




  • Mike000Mike000 Posts: 17Member

    Tinkerer

    Could you send me a clip of the screen while you're adjusting the brightness . That's the way i'll know for sure.
  • JackEJackE Posts: 16,029ACE Trailblazer
    Sorry no. Go back to the store displays and test them for yourself. Jack E/NJ
  • Mike000Mike000 Posts: 17Member

    Tinkerer

    I know but i'm claiming that on display software might be slowing it down.
  • JackEJackE Posts: 16,029ACE Trailblazer
    Accepted Answer
    That's exactly the problem. No two machine's software, setup & behavior is exactly alike unless it's a factory-fresh delivered machine. Nevertheless, it's doubtful the store display will behave much different than a factory-fresh machine. So if you're not happy with the store display's brightness control, you should probably not get a factory fresh one or go to another store. Jack E/NJ
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