The missing laptop brightness slider for Windows 7/8/10. Bug fixes welcome!
Switch branches/tags
Nothing to show
Clone or download
Fetching latest commit…
Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time.
Permalink
Type Name Latest commit message Commit time
Failed to load latest commit information.
Properties
res
.gitattributes
.gitignore
App.xaml
App.xaml.cs
Autostart.cs
BrightnessTray.csproj
BrightnessTray.sln
Caffeine.cs
Compatibility.cs
Config.cs
DrawIcon.cs
EventWatcherAsync.cs
FodyWeavers.xml
LICENSE
MainWindow.xaml
MainWindow.xaml.cs
MonitorOff.cs
NativeMethods.cs
README.md
WindowPositioning.cs
WmiFunctions.cs
app.config
packages.config

README.md

BrightnessTray

A simple Windows utility which lets you control your laptop screen brightness, right from your system tray.

Use your mouse/scroll wheel!

screenshot of main screen

Extra features

  • Power off the laptop screen, and any connected monitors if possible.
  • Sleep mode shortcut.
  • Enable 'Caffiene' mode to keep the monitor from turning off during idle.
  • Enable 'Autostart' to put a shortcut in the startup folder.

screenshot of context menu

Customisation

  • Show a static icon in the tray with the /NoTextIcon launch parameter
  • Hide the brightness text label in the fly-out window with the /NoPercentageText launch parameter

screenshot of main screen

Download

Binaries are available on the releases page for this repo on GitHub.

Attributions

BrightnessTray is released under the GPLv3. See LICENSE.