How To Turn On Dark Mode For YouTube

In this guide, I will show you how to turn on dark mode for YouTube and enhance your viewing experience.

To enable dark mode for YouTube on the desktop website, simply open YouTube and click on the profile icon in the top right corner. Then, click on “Appearance” and choose the “Dark theme” option. If you prefer, you can also select the “Light theme” or “Use device theme”.

On the YouTube mobile app, the process is just as easy. Open YouTube and tap on the profile icon. Then, go to “Settings” and select “General.” From there, toggle on the “Dark theme” option to activate dark mode.

YouTube’s dark mode provides a more comfortable viewing experience, especially in low-light conditions. Whether you’re browsing the desktop website or using the mobile app on your iPhone, iPad, or Android device, dark mode offers a sleek and visually appealing interface.

Enhance your YouTube experience by turning on dark mode today!

Can I Use Dark Mode for YouTube Shorts on PC?

Yes, you can certainly turn off YouTube Shorts on PC by accessing your account settings. Dark mode, however, is a feature designed to enhance user experience by providing a sleek dark theme. So, while you can’t specifically activate dark mode for YouTube Shorts on PC, you can enjoy it during regular YouTube browsing.

Steps to Enable Dark Mode on YouTube

To turn on dark mode for YouTube on the desktop website, start by clicking on the profile icon in the top right corner of the screen. A dropdown menu will appear.

From the dropdown menu, click on “Appearance” to access the appearance settings.

In the appearance settings, you will see three options: “Dark theme,” “Light theme,” and “Use device theme.”

To enable dark mode, simply click on “Dark theme.” This will change the background of the YouTube website to a dark color, providing a more comfortable viewing experience, especially in low-light conditions.

If you prefer a lighter theme or want to use the theme based on your device settings, you can select “Light theme” or “Use device theme,” respectively.

To enable dark mode on the YouTube mobile app, open the app and tap on the profile icon located at the top right corner of the screen. This will open your account settings.

From the account settings, tap on “Settings” and then select “General.”

Within the general settings, you will find the option to toggle on the “Dark theme.” Just tap the toggle button to enable dark mode.

YouTube’s dark mode is available on both the desktop website and the mobile app for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices. So whether you’re browsing YouTube on your computer or using the app on your mobile device, you can enjoy a more enjoyable viewing experience with dark mode.

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