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Level meter popping up in Windows 8? WTH!!

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I installed Windows 8 on my wifes laptop a week ago, and she just told me tonight about this meter that pops up in the top left hand corner of the screen. It pops up randomly, and it shows a number. I just seen it for myself, and I have no idea what it is. It actually seems to happen when she moves the laptop around. I don't get it!!!! redface.gif
What is this?
 
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if you shake the laptop does it pop up?
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That seemed to be the case, but I just went over and shook it, and nothing popped up. It looks like the brightness level or sound level control. Very weird!
 
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I've disabled adaptive brightness. We'll see how that goes.
 
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post #5 of 7
If I change the volume with my keyboard I get that in the top left too.


Edited by Derp - 11/13/12 at 5:35pm
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Yeh i would go with the above answer smile.gif
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Quote:
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If I change the volume with my keyboard I get that in the top left too.

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Edited by Tom Thumb - 11/13/12 at 6:37pm
 
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