It is about time you got the option to enable dark mode on WhatsApp Web right? Especially, seeing just how trendy the dark mode has become over the past few years. It won’t be surprising if your TV too started getting in on the dark fun. 😆😆 That’s obviously a joke, but it would be interesting to see if there is someone who can innovatively pull it off.
How to Enable Dark Mode on WhatsApp Web
Now, to the real juice why you are reading this article in the first place. We all know what an eyesore (literally) staring at all these white spaces can become. Especially if you are using your computer in a darkened room or at night.
It is very possible that viewing a white themed page on your computer screen can lead to eye problems. Especially if your surrounding environment is dark. The dark theme trend seems to be now firmly rooted in the mobile space, with the latest Android and iOS. As they are now natively enabled in these mobile operating systems.
To some extent, the same can be said about the desktop ecosystem (Windows and macOS), but it is still behind the mobile ecosystem. That said, you will be glad to know that if you enjoy the dark mode on WhatsApp on your mobile phone. You can now enable dark mode on WhatsApp Web as well.
You simply need to run your browser on your desktop computer. Then head on to web.whatsapp.com. If you are already logged in, after scanning the QR code using the WhatsApp app on your smartphone, you should be able to see your conversations.
Click on the ‘Dark’ radio button, and hit the ‘ok’ button.