Power leds way too bright

Has anyone tried replacing R33 and R164 with bigger impedance to reduce light pollution from D11-12? :slight_smile: When I take the laptop to the bed (which a common way to prepare for sleeping for me) its back is shining like a lighthouse, outshining even ambient light/tv. The D22 is similarly bright but it is at least partially covered by the mpcie card, perhaps needs toning down as well.
The red charging leds are not emitting that much (or maybe red color is not that much polluting). I mainly wonder which impedance to put instead of 1k to make them still visible while not shining like a star.

Would you consider putting a tinted film over the acrylic? That could work! No soldering required.

Nah, sorry, not an option. Can’t lose the beauty of self-assembled circuitry (even though acknowledging the fact most of it was assembled by Lukas).

upd: just figured wifi led could be shut off by echo 0 > /sys/class/leds/phy0-led/brightness so only those two power rails leds are the target.

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