How to enable WhatsApp Dark Mode in Android

WhatsApp is the most popular online chatting messenger app available for multi-platform devices such as Android, iOS, and desktops. In this tutorial, we have discussed how to enable WhatsApp dark mode in Android & iOS both devices and We have also discussed how to enable WhatsApp Web dark mode for Windows and Mac both users.

I hope you guys are familiar with Dark Mode. If not, Dark Mode is a cool feature that turns the colors of the Application or web theme into black that grabs more attention from the user. There are many scientific advantages of using the dark mode feature such as eye protection from blue lights, saving battery consumption on OLED or AMOLED displays, etc.

Read: How to enable Chrome Dark Mode on Android and PC

WhatsApp dark mode on Android phone

WhatsApp dark theme

A few months ago, WhatsApp was testing the Dark mode in its beta version and now it’s finally released to the global version to the public WhatsApp users. Since there are a very large number of WhatsApp users available on Android OS, it would be the first platform to release the dark mode. In WhatsApp dark mode, the user interface of WhatsApp including settings, chats, etc turns from a white to black theme.

Follow the given instructions:

  1. Open “WhatsApp
  2. Tap “three-dot” from the top right corner
  3. Tap “settings
  4. Click “chats
  5. Tap “themes
  6. Choose “dark

That’s it.

If you haven’t seen any dark mode option in your WhatsApp settings, maybe you’re still using the old WhatsApp version. Go to the Play store and update your WhatsApp as soon as possible to get this feature. You can follow the same procedure for iPhone devices.

If you’re a little more careful about your smartphone battery or you’re a truly dark lover, change the chat wallpaper to solid black as well. Let me show you how to do this

  1. Open “WhatsApp
  2. Open your any friend’s chat UI
  3. Tap “three-dot
  4. Choose “Wallpaper
  5. Choose “solid black

Read hereHow to Enable Dark Mode in Android 10

WhatsApp Web Dark Mode: How to Enable Dark Mode on WhatsApp Web

WhatsApp Web is another way to use WhatsApp on the desktop & iPad. Using WhatsApp web. You can access your WhatsApp account through the Chrome browser or any other browser by scanning the QR code from your smartphone. You can send/receive messages, send media files, change your DP & status, etc like you do on your smartphone’s WhatsApp.

Here’s how to use WhatsApp web on your computer or iPad

  1. Go to WhatsApp web official website and make sure you see the QR code
  2. Then open WhatsApp on your smartphone
  3. Tap three-dots
  4. Select WhatsApp Web
  5. Scan “QR code” using the rear camera

That’s it. Now you have successfully logged in on your computer or iPad. By default, WhatsApp Web uses a white background theme with no theme customization option.

Here’s how to enable WhatsApp web dark mode:

WhatsApp Web Dark Mode

Still, there’s no official way to use dark mode on WhatsApp web, however, there are two unofficial easy tricks to do this. Here’s what you have to do:

  1. First, log in to WhatsApp Web from the official website using the QR code
  2. Once logged in, right-click on WhatsApp Web page and click inspect or press Ctrl+Shift+I from the keyboard
  3. Press Ctrl+F and search body class=”web” or simply search for “web” with quotes
  4. Now you will see line like this <body class=”web” data-gr-c-s-loaded=”true” web=””>
  5. Right-click on the line and choose Edit as HTML
  6. Then change it to <body class=”dark web”. Now it should look like <body class=”dark web” data-gr-c-s-loaded=”true” web=””>
  7. Now hit enter or click anywhere else to save the changes.

Many Mac users did not find this line, that’s because many browsers such as safari for Mac render a different line body class=”web text-rendering-bug-fix”. Now you need to Change it to body class=”dark web text-rendering-bug-fix” to get the dark mode.

Enjoy the WhatsApp Web dark mode.

To go to the previous theme, just remove dark from the line. You can read more about WhatsApp Web Dark mode from WAbetainfo in detail.

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I hope you guys are enjoying WhatsApp dark mode and WhatsApp web dark mode in your smartphones and computer. If you’re facing any issues just let me know in the comment section box. We’ll respond to you as soon as possible.

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