Originally Posted by richbrew
I don't think that setting affects the link/activity lights on the Ethernet port. As for the lights on the front, I have found that scrap window tint (most tint shops will give away leftovers from trimming) works great for covering too-bright lights. You can still see them, but they are not nearly as annoying in the dark. I don't think it would work for the lights on a network port though.
I like the light in front, it's the pulsing green light in back that looks like lightning on the wall at night. Taping up the lights was no problem, and I can always take it off if I need to...Just a tip to those sensitive to light when in bed...