How to Control Brightness of iPad Magic Keyboard

Apple’s Magic Keyboard totally justifies the word “Magic.” Features like trackpad support, viewing angle adjustment, trackpad settings customization, and floating attachment to your iPad, “actually” turns your tablet into a laptop.

Earlier we talked about useful mouse gestures and tips to use the trackpad. And today, we are going to share how to adjust the brightness of the iPad Magic Keyboard. Without further ado, let’s jump on to it;

How to Control iPad Magic Keyboard Brightness

Step #1. Go to Settings → Tap on General.

Step #2. Tap on KeyboardHardware Keyboard.

Step #3. Drag the Keyboard Brightness slider to the right or left to make the keys brighter or dimmer.

That’s it!

Now you can change the brightness settings of your Magic Keyboard whenever needed, even though it’s not possible to control it right from the keys.

At times, you might need to use the software keyboard on your iPad instead of the Magic Keyboard for things like typing accented characters or to use dictation. Here’s how to do it:

First, tap the down arrow key on your Magic Keyboard, then touch and hold  until the software keyboard appears.

To hide the software keyboard again, just tap on

Wrapping Up…

So we hope this quick tutorial has been helpful. As you can see, it’s a breeze to adjust the brightness on the Magic Keyboard. Let us know in the comments below if there are any other tips you’re looking for.

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