How to Activate Dark Mode in WhatsApp

Just like on your phone you can turn dark mode on at the system level on your Mac, in Chrome or Windows. To turn WhatsApp desktop's dark mode: Head over to Click on the three-dot menu near your profile picture (not the one on chats)

If you’re a fan of dark mode, you’ll be happy to hear that WhatsApp now supports it! Just like Instagram, WhatsApp looks amazing in dark mode, and it’s easy to enable. In this blog post, we’ll show you how to activate dark mode in WhatsApp on your iPhone.

First, make sure your iPhone is running iOS 13 or later. If it’s not, you won’t be able to get WhatsApp in dark mode.

Next, go to the App Store and check that you have the latest version of WhatsApp. If you’re not sure, go to the icon with your profile picture and see if there’s a notification that says WhatsApp needs to be updated. If there’s no notification, WhatsApp is already updated.

Once you have the latest version of WhatsApp and your iPhone is in dark mode, WhatsApp will automatically follow the system theme. If you switch back to light mode, WhatsApp will switch back to light mode too. There are no settings to change.

But did you know you can add a shortcut to toggle dark mode on and off? Here’s how:

1. Go to Settings and scroll down to Control Center.

2. Tap Customize Controls.

3. Look for Dark Mode under More Controls and add it to your Include section.

Now, every time you pull down your Control Center, you’ll see the Dark Mode toggle. If you have an older iPhone with a home button, just slide up to access your Control Center.

That’s it! With these simple steps, you can enjoy the benefits of dark mode in WhatsApp. We hope you found this blog post helpful. Stay tuned for more tips and tricks!


Why doesn t my WhatsApp have dark mode?
Check Settings In case you don't use the dark theme on your phone, then you need to enable the dark mode in WhatsApp settings. However, you can only do that in Android. On iOS, the dark mode is tied to your system settings. So, you need to enable dark mode in system settings to show in WhatsApp too.
How do I turn on dark mode in settings?
Open your device's Settings app .Select Accessibility.Under "Color and motion," turn on Dark theme.
How do I change my WhatsApp theme?
Open WhatsApp app on your Android smartphone.Tap on the three-dot icon at the top right corner.From the menu tap on Settings.Tap on Chats.Under the Display section, tap in Theme.Choose the theme of your preference and tap in Ok.