Windows 8.1 - Turn off the auto brightness feature

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Windows 8.1 - Turn off the auto brightness feature


Learn how to disable the auto brightness feature of your Windows 8.1 device. The procedure is as follows:
  • Open the Control Panel > Power Options.
  • Select a power plan (Balanced, Power saver,....) and click on Change plan settings.
  • Click on Advanced power settings.
  • Expand the Display section
  • Expand the Enable adaptive brightness section
  • Toggle the On Battery and Plugged in options Off..
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