Chromebook xfce volume controls

As the post reads, here is what i did to be able control the volume from when i am inside XFCE on the chromebook- i basically set keyboard shortcuts to the chromebook volume controls.

  1. Go to 'Keyboard' settings
  2. Go to the 'Application Shortcuts' tab
  3. Click Add
    1. enter the command in the text box
    2. click 'OK'. you will get a notification to select the key to use. 
    3. click the button you want

Increase volume command:
amixer set Master 5%+ 

Decrease volume command:
amixer set Master 5%-

Mute / un-Mute command:
amixer set Master toggle


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