Microsoft Dial Setup [Linux]
What makes us different from other similar websites? › Forums › Tech › Microsoft Dial Setup [Linux]
Tagged: Linux, Linux forums, Linux installation, Linux support, Linux troubleshooting, Microsoft dial, Microsoft dial forums, Microsoft dial installation, Microsoft dial Linux, Microsoft dial support, Microsoft dial troubleshooting
- This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 4 weeks ago by thumbtak.
- May 5, 2023 at 10:51 pm #6943thumbtakKeymaster
If you want one, you can buy it at …
How to install
Replace USER with your home folder name.
$ cd /home/USER/Downloads/
$ gh repo clone daniel5151/surface-dial-linux
$ sudo apt install libevdev-dev libhidapi-dev libudev-dev
$ sudo apt install librust-libdbus-sys-dev
$ cargo build -p surface-dial-daemon --release
$ cargo install --path
$ sudo gpasswd -a $(whoami) $(stat -c "%G" /dev/input/event0)
$ sudo cp ./install/10-uinput.rules /etc/udev/rules.d/10-uinput.rules
$ sudo cp ./install/10-surface-dial.rules /etc/udev/rules.d/10-surface-dial.rules
$ systemctl --user enable surface-dial.service
$ systemctl --user start surface-dial.service
Go to “/home/USER/Downloads/surface-dial-linux/target/release/”
Copy “surface-dial-daemon” to “/home/USER/.cargo/bin/”
Restart your computer.
You might need to do the following …
Long press the dial and select “Volume”.
Add keyboard shortcut for “amixer -q -D pulse sset Master 1%+” which is volume up.
Add keyboard shortcut for “amixer -q -D pulse sset Master 1%- ” which is volume down.
You can change the percentage number.
- You must be logged in to reply to this topic.