How to turn on keyboard backlight Automatically from Inactivity on Mac

turn on keyboard backlight
turn on keyboard backlight

Mac can be overwhelming and at the very same time can be very annoying. There are various setting which when toggled on/off can impact the battery life up to a great extent. The battery can be the main issues for many users why they opt out for Mac.In this blog, we will be talking about how to turn on keyboard backlight automatically if your Mac is inactive for a long time.

This will help you to save your battery and also standby power. However, the keyboard is very useful when you are using the keyboard in the night time. This makes this feature of MAC very useful for users.

You can always enable the settings if you find out that it’s not productive. You just need to manipulate certain settings in the system preference. Let’s get started.

How to Automatically Turn Off Keyboard Backlighting with System Inactivity on MacOS

  1. From the  Apple menu, choose ‘System Preferences’. System preference is basically a menu where you can give priorities to the application.
  2. Select “Keyboard”.
  3. Under the ‘Keyboard’ tab of keyboard preferences, check the box for “Turn keyboard backlight off after 5 secs of inactivity”. You can set the time accordingly like 5 seconds, 10 seconds etc. It all depends from person to person on how long they want their keyboard light to turn off.
turn on keyboard backlight
turn on keyboard backlight

5-Optionally, adjust the inactivity before the keyboard backlight turns off by clicking the drop-down menu and selecting one of the following: 5 seconds, 10 seconds, 30 seconds, 1 minute, 5 minutes

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6-Exit System Preferences.

After applying the aforementioned process your keyboard light will automatically turn off after some minutes of inactivity. This will help you to save the battery because it definitely draws out the power from your battery. Your Macbook light will be turned off after the set time of inactivity.

In addition, I will like to tell you that you can actually protect your keyboard from various keyboard protector. It helps you to keep the keyboard clean up to a great extent.

This can be clearly said that the backlight of Mac pro is one of the best features which Apple is having as you can use it in the night without giving any trouble to your eye.

I hope you like this blog as it introduces you with some features of Apple laptop.