YouTube has a secret 'Dark Mode' - this is how you activate it

YouTube Dark Mode Surfaces in Latest Desktop Chrome Browser Update

Dark Mode is now only available on desktop and not on the YouTube mobile app.

To enable dark mode, open the console while you're visiting YouTube and paste the following: document.cookie="VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE=fPQ4jCL6EiE".

"Dark mode turns the light surfaces of the page dark, creating an experience ideal for night", writes YouTube on the Dark Mode page. First make sure to update to the most recent version of Google Chrome...

Dark Mode was spotted hidden away in the YouTube's settings by an eagle eyed Redditor.

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YouTube is now testing out a Dark Mode for both Windows 10 and macOS.

"Refresh the page, if the new layout is enabled, go to your avatar, and from the menu there should be a dark mode toggle". Mac users can turn to MacRumors, which has offered simple, step-by-step instructions for Apple computers. "Try it out! Your Dark Mode setting will apply to this browser only". You favorite video streaming website seems to be testing out a new dark mode, which is now hidden to most users.

Click on your YouTube profile picture on the top right, you'll now see a Dark Mode option in the dropdown. Let us know your thoughts down in the comments.

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