How to Enable Dark Mode for Google Chrome and Edge?

In this post, we’ll see:

How to Enable Dark Mode for Google Chrome

Windows 10 PC

To enable dark mode in the Chrome web browser, all you need to do is enabling dark mode in Windows 10. Here’s our guide to doing this task.

Note: Disabling dark mode in Windows 10 will turn off dark mode in Google Chrome.

Android

  1. Open Chrome app.
  2. Type chrome://flags/#enable-android-night-mode in the address bar. Hit the Enter key on the keyboard.
  3. Now, open the drop-down list in the Android Chrome UI dark mode flag. Choose Enabled.
  4. Hit on Relaunch Now.
  5. Close Chrome and open it again.
  6. Hit three vertical dots at the top > Settings > Themes > Dark.
Chosen Dark option

Note: To disable dark mode, follow the above steps (1-5), and instead of choosing Enabled, select Default or follow steps 1, 6, and instead of choosing Dark, select Light.

How to Enable Dark Mode for Edge

Windows 10

Here, we’ll see how to enable the dark theme in Edge (Chromium).

By default, the system-wide mode applies to Edge. In other words, if you’ve enabled dark mode in Windows 10, then Edge also be in dark mode and vice versa.

Alternatively, you can enable dark theme only for Edge and here’s how:

  1. Open the Edge browser.
  2. Hit the three horizontal dots at the top right.
  3. Click on Settings > Appearance.
  4. Now, in the right pane, you can see a drop-down list beside Theme.
  5. Open that and choose Dark.

Android (Pie)

  1. Open the Edge app.
  2. Tap three horizontal dots at the bottom.
  3. Hit on Settings > Appearance > Theme.
  4. Choose Dark.

iPhone

By default, the system-wide mode applies to Edge. In other words, if you’ve enabled dark mode in iPhone, then Edge also be in dark mode and vice versa.

Alternatively, you can enable dark theme only for Edge and here’s how:

  1. Launch the Edge app.
  2. Tap the three horizontal dots at the bottom.
  3. Hit Settings.
  4. In the Theme section, you can see four options: Default (Microsoft Edge), Device (the default option), Light and Dark.
  5. Choose Dark.