Using the Fn key with another key creates a hot key, providing a quick and convenient method for controlling various functions.

To use a hot key, first hold down the Fn key. Next, press the second key in combination. Finally, release both keys.

Hot Key



Fn + L

Hot key help

Displays help on hot keys.

Fn + M


Access the computer's configuration utility.

Fn + N

Power management scheme toggle

Switches the power management scheme used by the computer (function available if supported by operating system).

Fn + O


Puts the computer in Sleep mode.

Fn + P

Display toggle

Switches display output between the display screen, external monitor (if connected) and both the display screen and external monitor.

Fn + Q

Screen blank

Turns the display screen backlight off to save power. Press ant key to return.

Fn + R

Touchpad toggle

Turns the internal touchpad on and off.

Fn + S

Speaker toggle

Turns the speaker on and off.

Fn + W

Volume up

Increases the speaker volume.

Fn + Y

Volume down

Decreases the speaker volume.

Fn + X

Brightness up

Increases the screen brightness.

Fn + Z

Brightness down

Decreases the screen brightness

NOTE: When activating hotkeys, press and hold the Fn key before pressing the other key in the hotkey combination.

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