Settings explanation

Alexey Golub edited this page Nov 20, 2017 · 7 revisions

General settings

  • Day-time color temperature

Default: 6600K

Config file property name: MaxTemperature

Description: This is the color temperature of your screen during day-time. Day-time is the timespan between sunrise and sunset, which is typically when the sun is the primary light source and indoor lights are turned off.

  • Night-time color temperature

Default: 3900K

Config file property name: MinTemperature

Description: This is the color temperature of your screen during night-time. Night-time is the timespan before sunrise and after sunset, which is typically when the sun is hidden and the indoor lights are the primary light source.

  • Transition duration

Default: 01:30:00

Config file property name: TemperatureTransitionDuration

Description: This is the duration of time during which the color temperature switches from day-time to night-time or vice versa. This event occurs twice a day - at sunrise and at sunset. Setting this to 0 (zero) will make the transition instant.

Geolocation settings

  • Sunrise time

Default: 07:20:00

Config file property name: SunriseTime

Description: The time at which the sun rises. If "Internet synchronization" is enabled, this value is ignored and overwritten.

  • Sunset time

Default: 16:30:00

Config file property name: SunsetTime

Description: The time at which the sun sets. If "Internet synchronization" is enabled, this value is ignored and overwritten.

  • Internet synchronization

Default: enabled

Config file property name: IsInternetTimeSyncEnabled

Description: When enabled, LightBulb will pull sunrise and sunset times for your location automatically from the internet.

Advanced settings

  • Gamma polling

Default: enabled

Config file property name: IsGammaPollingEnabled

Description: When enabled, gamma is refreshed every couple of seconds to make sure it is not overriden by anything else.

  • Temperature smoothing

Default: enabled

Config file property name: IsTemperatureSmoothingEnabled

Description: When enabled, temperature change is smoothed out when toggling LightBulb. This gives a bit of time for the eyes to adjust.

  • Pause when fullscreen

Default: disabled

Config file property name: IsFullscreenBlocking

Description: When enabled, LightBulb's workflow will pause if a fullscreen application is currently in foreground.

  • LightBulb toggle hotkey

Default: not set

Config file property name: ToggleHotkey

Description: Global hotkey to toggle LightBulb.

  • Polling toggle hotkey

Default: not set

Config file property name: TogglePollingHotkey

Description: Global hotkey to toggle gamma polling.

  • Refresh gamma hotkey

Default: not set

Config file property name: RefreshGammaHotkey

Description: Global hotkey to force refresh gamma on demand.

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