Surface Keyboard Backlight

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The Surface Book keyboard features a standard layout with cool backlit keys, but did you know you can also control the screen brightness with a keyboard shortcut as well as adjust the keyboard backlighting? It’s quite easy to do so!

Surface Keyboard Backlight

There are two keys located on the keyboard that allow you to decrease or increase the keyboard backlighting. Located at the F1 and F2 keys, these two keys allow you to control your keyboard backlighting. For those of you who prefer to not have any backlit keys, you can simply decrease the lighting until it’s gone.

Surface Keyboard Backlight

With the keyboard, you can also adjust your screen brightness to your optimal levels. To increase screen brightness via the keyboard, simply press Fn + Del. If you want to decrease screen brightness, simply press Fn + Backspace.

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Is Surface Go 2 keyboard backlit?

Yes, it does! Surface Go 2 uses the same Type Cover as its previous generation. All Surface Go Type Covers come with the same three levels backlit keyboard. You can control backlit on the Surface Go Type Cover by pressing the F7 media key (Next to PrtScn and Volume Up key).

  • 1st Press Activate backlight at level 1 (min).
  • 2nd Press Activate backlight at level 2 (medium).
  • 3rd Press Activate backlight at level 3 (max).
  • 4st Press Deactivate backlit.

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