YouTube Dark Mode: How To Activate The New Feature

The next time you’re up late into the early hours the morning, why not give your eyes a rest and turning on YouTube’s dark mode. While there’s a couple ways to activate the YouTube Dark Mode, we’ve compiled two our favorite ways in the how-tos below.

How to Activate YouTube Dark Mode

YouTube Dark Mode on a Web Browser

Activating YouTube’s Dark Mode used to be a lot more complicated, and required quite a bit coding. In recent months, YouTube has simplified the process.
Step 1: Click your prile icon in the top right corner YouTube.
Step 2: Click Dark Theme: Off
YouTube Dark Mode: How To Activate The New Feature
Step 3: Click to Activate Dark Theme
YouTube Dark Mode: How To Activate The New Feature
Step 4: Enjoy YouTube’s Dark Mode
YouTube Dark Mode: How To Activate The New Feature

Magic Actions for YouTube

Magic Actions for YouTube is one our favorite Chrome extensions for the past couple years. The Magic Actions extensions is a lightweight and useful extension designed to maximize your YouTube experience. Some Magic Action’s key features is being able to start all videos by default in HD, instant control over volume by scrolling the mouse wheel, cinema mode, stopping auto-play and the ability to turn on YouTube’s Dark Mode functionality.

YouTube Dark Mode on iOS

Step 1: Tap the Prile icon in the top right corner the YouTube iOS app.
Step 2: Tap Settings.
Step 3: Turn Dark Mode on by sliding the Dark Theme button.
YouTube Dark Mode: How To Activate The New Feature
Step 4: Congratulations, you’ve activated dark mode on YouTube on iOS.

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