WhatsApp, the popular instant messaging platform has been working on bringing dark mode theme for both Android and iOS users. So far, the WhatsApp beta version for Android has got a dark splash screen, but the complete theme is missing. Until now, the company hasn’t confirmed that it is working on the feature. But if you want to give it a try, you can do it right now on WhatsApp Web. Also Read - WhatsApp Users Alert! You May Lose Access to The App in February 2021 | Here's How You Can Continue Using The Same Account
To try out the new dark theme, you will need to have the latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browser. You will also need to download and install the ‘stylus extension’ to be able to try it out. The trick was revealed by WABetaInfo. Let’s take a look at how to enable dark theme on WhatsApp Web. Also Read - Good News: Now, You Can Book LPG Gas Cylinders Through WhatsApp, SMS | Here’s How
How to enable WhatsApp Web dark theme right now
[howto step=”1″ name=”Install the Stylus extension” url=”” image=”https://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/whatsapp-web-install-stylus-extension.jpg”] To begin with, download and install the Stylus extension. Google Chrome users can download it from here, whereas Firefox users can download from here. [/howto] Also Read - Google Rolling Out New Feature 'Chrome Actions', to Allow Users to Type Commands in Address Bar
[howto step=”2″ name=”Install Style” url=”” image=”https://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/whatsapp-web-dark-theme-install-style.jpg”] Next, you need head over to this link and install style. [/howto]
[howto step=”3″ name=”Open WhatsApp Web” url=”https://web.whatsapp.com/” image=”https://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/whatsapp-web-dark-mode-enabled.jpg”] Now, once the installation is complete, open https://web.whatsapp.com/ on your browser. If the process was successful, it will now open with the dark theme. [/howto]
At any point, you can even disable the dark theme if you don’t want it. Simply click on the extension, and check the box that says “Turn Off All Styles.” This will revert the interface to the original theme.
Meanwhile, WhatsApp beta for Android has recently been updated. It brings new emojis and tweaks some of the existing ones. The company is also reportedly working to let you watch Netflix videos within the app. The feature is under testing and it is expected to rollout for the users soon.
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