In this article, we will be teaching you how to Activate the dark theme on the Facebook web & Messenger. There have been lots of amazing features added to Facebook, amazing Feature Facebook added to the platform that does not improve the usage but wowed Facebook account owners is a Facebook dark theme. Since most of us are used to seeing the old white theme on our Facebook account Facebook decided to give users something new and different from what they are used to seeing. And with that, they created Facebook dark theme.
The dark theme gives Facebook users a different kind of view from what they are used to seeing. Everything on their Facebook account (theme) would be displayed on a dark background eliminating the original theme (white background). You may ask how to activate the dark theme on Facebook, well, this process is really easy since getting around the settings would not cost you much of your time. Switching to dark mode does not mean that you can no longer switch back to the white theme if you still prefer the white theme you can change back any time.
How to Activate Dark Theme on Facebook Web
Like I previously stated, the Facebook dark theme is a lot easier to access than you know. Actually, Facebook never developed a dark mode for Facebook app, access Facebook dark mode on Facebook web. The feature is one of the latest features on Facebook. It might surprise you how easy it is to actually change from light theme to dark theme. Below I will be giving you the steps to do it:
First, open your Facebook account using your browser or on your desktop. And note that if you are not using the new Facebook web then you need to change to it. And to change to new Facebook click the drop-down arrow at the to right of the screen and click switch to new Facebook and that is it.
Before you officially start using the new Facebook the option to use dark or white mode would be presented to you. Select the one you prefer and that is it. But if you are already making use of the new Facebook follow this step to switch to dark mode:
- Click the drop-down arrow at the top left of the new Facebook page
- A menu would appear, navigate through the menu and you would see a switch that indicated that you should switch to the dark mode
- Click it and your account would immediately turn dark
- You can click it again if you wish to switch back to white mode.
With that you should be able to switch to dark and light mode anytime you wish to do so.
How to Activate the on Facebook Messenger Dark Mode Theme
Although a dark mode was never made by Facebook for the Facebook app, a dark mode was made for Facebook messenger. Activating the dark mode for the messenger is very easy and I would be giving you the steps below:
- Click on your profile picture in your messenger
- Once you do that you should see a page below
- Navigate through the page and you would find the dark mode
- Toggle it on and your account would automatically be on the dark mode
This should be enough to enlighten you on how to access Facebook dark mode whenever you need it