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Old 06-08-2005, 07:42 PM   #1
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Dell Inspiron 9200 Volume, Play, Mute Quick Buttons and Sound with Suse 9.3

I have a Dell Inspiron 9200 with Suse linux 9.3. I have external buttons that I can use when the laptop is closed to change songs, or to play a movie without using my mouse. How do I activate these using linux. Has anyone done this before on this machine?
Old 06-08-2005, 11:38 PM   #2
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with that you can use the multimedia buttons, use the 9100 keyboard profile, should work fine, i have used it on 9300 and 6000 (running fedora core3).

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