How to Disable Dark Mode in Popular Apps

Dark mode affects almost all applications and is one of the most requested features in 2020. You'll find it on Windows 10, macOS, iOS 13 as well as on iPadOS, Android Q, web browsers such as Firefox and Chrome. , many more popular applications such as Messenger, Gmail, Twitter, etc. Options to disable dark mode are also present.

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If you use your smartphone at night, it's probably an option you prefer, unlike a bright screen that is more eye-catching.

Although it is plugged, slippery and somewhat mysterious, not everyone likes it. In this guide, we will show you how to turn off dark mode on some of the popular apps for Android.

Note: This is not an exhaustive list and mainly compiles popular apps that currently offer dark mode.

Disable dark mode in Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger has been in dark mode since April 2019. By this time, Messenger users had to find the growing moon emoji in a Messenger chat, which would activate a hidden Easter egg.

Today, it is a suitable feature with a black and gray theme that is useful in low light situations because it is much easier for the eyes, compared to the default blue and white brightness .

Step 1: Open the Facebook Messenger application and tap the icon of your profile picture.

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2nd step: Find the dark mode and set the switch to Off.

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Step 3: The app should look brighter now that you have turned off the dark mode.

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Disable dark mode on YouTube

One of the interesting features of YouTube is the dark mode, which debuted in 2020. iOS users received the dark theme in January, while Android users received the update in September. You can go back to the previous white background if you do not like the muted dark gray theme by following the steps below.

Step 1: Open the YouTube app on your device and tap the icon of your profile photo.

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2nd step: Then tap Settings.

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Step 3: Press General.

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Step 4: Switch the switch to the right of the dark theme to off / white if it is blue.

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The application should now be back on the white background by default.

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Disable dark mode on Twitter

Twitter has many hidden features to discover, but the dark mode was introduced in 2020 before YouTube and Facebook.

Not everyone liked the dark blue and initial gray background color rather than the true black. The company has quickly changed. You now have three options: Default, Mute, or Off.

The default is the original white background, Dim is an original dark mode, while Lights Out is a true black background to save battery power. If you want to return to the default background, use these steps.

Step 1: Launch the Twitter application on your device and tap the icon of your profile picture at the top left of the screen.

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2nd step: Tap Settings and Privacy.

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Step 3: Under the General section, tap View.

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Step 4: Scroll down to the Background section and press to select the desired background from Default, Faded or Lit.

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Disable dark mode in Gmail

If you use Gmail and are not a fan of the recently added dark mode feature, you can restore the usual white background of dark gray or black.

Step 1: Open the Gmail app and tap the Burger menu at the top left of the screen.

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2nd step: Tap Settings.

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Step 3: Tap General settings.

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Step 4: Tap Theme. Three options are available: Light, Dark or System by default. Select the one you want.

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Disable dark mode in the game

Dark mode arrived on Slack users' devices in March 2019 and inverts the default white background with a dark gray background. If you want to go back to the white background with black text, here's how.

Step 1: Open Slack and press the three vertical dots to open the menu.

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2nd step: Tap Settings.

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Step 3: Scroll down the list and press Dark Mode.

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Step 4: You will have three options: Battery Saver, Off or On. Tap to select Off.

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Disable dark mode in the Outlook application

The Microsoft Outlook application joined the Dark Mode movement in August 2019, but better late than never, is not it?

The new color option for other Office suite applications was first offered to desktop users in Office 2010, and then mobile users started receiving updates for the new schema.

If you do not want to read your emails on Outlook from a dark theme or background, you can turn off the dark mode option in Outlook by following these steps.

Step 1: Open Outlook and tap the Burger menu at the top left of your screen.

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2nd step: Tap the gear icon in the lower left corner of the screen to open the application settings.

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Step 3: Then touch Theme.

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Step 4: A pop-up window will show three options: Bright, Dark or Define Battery Saver.

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The interface of your Outlook application should return to the default clear background that you prefer.

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Enter the light

There are several debates about whether the dark mode is good for your eyes or for the battery life of your device. Ideally, this works by inverting the colors of your device's screen, which makes your eyes look better by improving the readability of the text. On OLED handsets, dark mode also saves battery power.

Whatever the reason for switching from popular dark mode to a white background or lighter by default, these steps should help you use most of the popular applications used in everyday life.

If you have an application, you want the dark mode to become the default lighting setting, share it with us in the comments section.

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