AudioDJ LED Front Panel Hacking

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I am looking for anyone that has had luck with accessing (via software)
the front panel LED on a laptop with a AudioDJ setup.  AudioDJ is made
by 02Micro and is used in several different configurations, some of
which I know (from google searches) can talk to the OS (control winamp,
etc).  But most don't have a LED front panel.

The model on my laptop (Alienware Area-51m 5500) has a front LED, that
normaly just displays a digitial clock (controlable from the System
Bios).  Or when the machine is off can be used like most of the AudioDJ
setups that allows for control of the CD/DVD drive to play music
(displays track/play time/etc).

Anyone know of a way to get access to this from the OS?  Drivers, etc.
I am no expert at low level device implementations but am capable
enough.  But will draw the line at any hardware modifications (no

Or anyone have any ideas on where/how to get started?  Even how I might
be able to get the specs on the chipset/etc...

- Misttar

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