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Default Are the soft keys supposed to be illuminated?

My soft keys are only usable by memory in the dark. Aren't they supposed to have some backlight?
 
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Default Don't think so!

Sorry to say that the manual doesn't mention it (as far as I can see!), and mine certainly don't illuminate! Though, it would be a nice "touch"......

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Mine definitely doesn't, but I do wish it did.
 
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they don't light up but it's no big deal. not like you can't remember their position for when it's dark.
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That's a shocker! There is always the DIY method.
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I prefer them not lit.
Would be awful for them to be lit, while watching a movie, for instance.
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That's a shocker! There is always the DIY method.
what's the DIY method?
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Do It Youself, you could make a script on the phone to make the key's illuminate when you use them like a phone, then you crack open your phone and add LED's under the buttons and solder them on for power and so the phone can access the LED's.
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Do It Youself, you could make a script on the phone to make the key's illuminate when you use them like a phone, then you crack open your phone and add LED's under the buttons and solder them on for power and so the phone can access the LED's.
I think this is completely unnecessary.
 
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It would be nice if the lights would go on with the screen but go out after a while
But i don't like the idea to screw open my HD

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