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(Pocket-lint) - If you're a fan of dark mode, then you'll be pleased to know that WhatsApp offers the option of dark mode to its browser version, WhatsApp Web.

The company also offers dark mode on its apps for iPhone and Android but this feature is all about bringing dark mode to the WhatsApp web experience. While there's dark modes that might work on desktop, your browser won't automatically switch to dark modes.

Here's how to turn it on.

How to enable dark mode on WhatsApp Web

The process couldn't be simpler, just follow the guidelines below:

  1. Open WhatsApp Web in your browser. If you don't know how to do that, the instructions are here.
  2. Once it's open in your browser, hit the three dot menu just along from your photo in the sidebar.
  3. From the menu, select Settings and then Theme.
  4. In Theme you'll find options for Dark and Light.

It's as easy as that, quick and easy.

WhatsApp has a range of features, including stickers and QR codes, as well as WhatsApp Group calls. You can read all about WhatsApp Web and Desktop and how to use them in our separate feature, as well as tips and tricks for WhatsApp on iPhone and Android in another feature. 

Writing by Chris Hall. Editing by Britta O'Boyle. Originally published on 2 July 2020.