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Set background color of Windows 10 File Explorer Preview Pane?

I'm a big fan of dark mode, but I'm severely annoyed by the fact that the Preview Pane of Windows 10 File Explorer is completely white for file like .cpp, .h, .cs, etc... and I looked around the web ...
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How to keep automatic dark mode in Google Chrome with Developer Tools closed

I found that you can enable automatic dark mode in Google Chrome, at least as long as you have the Developer Tools open. However, as soon as I close the Developer Tools, the dark mode is gone. Is ...
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How can I make Photoshop menus dark?

Photoshop menus are white: Even with dark mode on: I also use Win10 native dark mode: How can I make Photoshop menus dark?
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Between Ubuntu 20.04 and 22.04, did Evince completely lose its settings menu?

This is my current version of evince $ dpkg -l | grep evince ii evince 42.3-0ubuntu2 amd64 Document (PostScript, ...
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Windows 10 background is pitch black in dark mode

When dark mode is enabled in windows 10 backgrounds of windows components become pitch black however i want it to be more like gray. Settings app in dark mode How would i change the colors to be more ...
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How can I prevent Windows 10 from flashing white when displaying a window?

I use Windows 10 with dark mode on. Windows 10 often flashes white when displaying a window, e.g.: In this demo, I minimized and restored the window a few times: when restoring the window, a white ...
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Chrome #enable-force-dark flag removes white font from all Google Apps

After enabling the #enable-force-dark flag in Chrome, all Google Docs, Sheets, etc. no longer have white as an option (i.e. font, background, fill). When I go to select the color white, it's black. ...
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Is there a way to force regedit and task manager to use dark theme in W10?

When using dark theme in Windows 10 and in browser on almost all sites, its extremely annoying that when occasionally you need to pop up Task Manager or regedit it breaks all the dark immersion. Is ...
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System-wide stylesheet override for Qt applications on Linux

Many Qt applications come without option to set dark/custom theme within them. I found a way to override stylesheet for single application using -stylesheet command line option. Is there a way to make ...
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Dark Mode - Items in Windows Explorer with Black Font

I have Dark Mode Enabled on Windows 10. In Windows Explorer, in just one Folder, the Items (SubFolder, Files, etc) are showing displayed with a black font. All other folders (even in subfolders of ...
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How can I enable/ disable the dark theme on a per-site basis in Google Chrome?

https://beebom.com/how-enable-disable-dark-theme-per-site-basis-google-chrome/ showed but I don't see the option on my side, as I use Microsoft Windows. How can I enable/ disable the dark theme on a ...
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Disable highlighting of matching braces in Notepad++ dark mode

(NOT the same as this post) I want to disable highlighting of braces in Notepad++. I can remove the bold and the change in font color in the Style Configurator, but I want the background color to ...
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Visual Studio debugger starts Chrome with text darkened

Whenever I start debugging a web project from Visual Studio 2019, and it opens Google Chrome, various text in Chrome darkens. The tab title, the forward/back arrows, and the folder names in the ...
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Easiest way to toggle Light/Dark theme on Windows?

I often need to change the theme between Light and Dark depending on the ambient lighting condition. I cannot believe that Microsoft has not added a Light/Dark theme toggle on the Quick Actions ...
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Window rendering errors in Windows 11 light mode

I updated from Windows 10 to Windows 11. I use dark mode for Windows, but light mode for apps. I noticed, that sometimes Windows itself, and some apps have rendering errors on their windows. Examples: ...
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Microsoft Edge - Dark Mode

I know there is now this setting in Microsoft Edge: edge://flags/#enable-force-dark https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/143927-enable-disable-dark-mode-websites-microsoft-edge-chromium.html You can ...
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Windows 11 - File Explorer's Toolbar Cut Copy Paste Icons Disappearing after dark / light color mode transition

Windows 11 File Explorer Toolbar's edit icons "Cut, Copy, Paste" Disappearing after DARK / LIGHT color mode transition. (Setting -> Personalization -> Color -> "Choose your ...
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Firefox mangles theme after update

Whenever Firefox restarts, it ends up looking like this: I then go to the theme settings and Disable the Dark theme: This gives me the look I want: Strangely, after this, I can Enable and Disable ...
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Why is LibreOffice not detecting the theme?

https://draculatheme.com/libreoffice I followed the instructions and put dracula.soc in C:\Program Files\LibreOffice\share\palette. Closed and restarted LibreOffice Writer. Went into all the options. ...
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Is it possible to set separate fish color configurations for light and dark system theme?

I use a terminal (Iterm2 Beta) that allows you to set a separate theme for light and dark mode. This is useful for changing the background color of the terminal, and the contrast of the various preset ...
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How do you enable "dark mode" for the AutoHotKey GUI windows?

I use AutoHotKey to pop up little boxes where I can paste various things into and then press Enter to forward this to my more advanced scripts. They look way too bright when I've made such great ...
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Adobe Acrobat auto dark mode feature for pdf files?

Adobe Acrobat auto dark mode feature for pdf files? I am using auto dark mode for my windows (github program), to switch to dark theme when it is night time, I want a program that switches the pdf ...
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Change white background during load page in 2021

Look at gif. Enabled Dark Reader extension. When the page loading, blink white screen. Is there any possible to change it to dark? All solutions that I found didn't work today.
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How can I invert the color of a selected/using window in Window 10

I want to invert a pdf window (Mendeley Viewer) for dark mode reading. The current color filter or magnifier in the setting will invert the whole screen. Are there any application or method that I can ...
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Chrome Dark Mode Ubuntu Desktop 20.04 (or 21.04)

On Windows, when I set the system UI to "Dark mode", Google chrome automatically recognizes this and does the same, (some) modern website in turn recognize this setting aswell and also apply ...
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How can I enable dark mode on Chrome on Windows 7 so that the contextual menu is dark and not white?

How can I enable dark mode on Chrome on Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate so that the contextual menu is dark and not white? I'd like to mark dark such as: I unsuccessfully tried: chrome://flags/ : #enable-...
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How to prevent dark mode from changing OneNote pen color on PDFs?

In OneNote for Office 365, system-wide dark mode generally causes pen colors to change to their 'dark' counterparts, most notably black to white. However, for annotations on embedded PDFs, this is ...
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Apple turns all my Applications Dark at Night

Apple is turning all my applications to Dark after 8PM. Below is Notepad editor plus its doing it for Internet Chrome. Nightshift is also turned off. Anyone know how to fix this back to regular white?
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How to force enable Google Chrome Dark Mode for web content?

I am trying to enable the new experimental dark mode feature in Chrome for web content. I tried looking into my Chrome settings but I found no straightforward way of doing so.
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Dolphin FIle Manager on Windows - Dark Theme

I am using Dolphin File Manger for obvious reasons (tabs, split views, remembers what's open, filters, functioning searches and tons others) on Windows and to this date I haven't been able to force it ...
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Turn a windows application to dark mode without supporting it?

I'm trying to use an application "WINAUTOMATION" in Windows 10 in dark mode, I know that is possible in Settings, but only for apps that support it. I'm wondering why this is possible in ...
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Full dark-mode in Microsoft Word (2016): dark page background

With dark theme mode in Windows 10 the Office Word background stays white. Without changing the color of the text background in a Word document while writing and reading there is no "dark mode&...
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How to add all sites from a specific domain into Opera GX's dark mode?

I recently installed Opera GX and learned about their dark mode extension, and I tried it on Stack Exchange, specifically Seasoned Advice: So there's a configuration set where I can choose which ...
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How to set up Night light mode on one monitor and leave the second one Normal

(Windows 10) In a typical dual monitor set-up, how to set up night light mode on one monitor and leave the second one unchanged? Also, I don't want to use a third party software for this simple task.
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Some shortcuts in Windows start menu have wrong (always dark) background

In my Windows start menu, I have several Chrome shortcuts (Gmail, Outlook, Teams, OneDrive, To Do). They all have the same background, except To Do. How can I make To Do also have a light background? ...
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How to have android-like force dark mode on windows 10

So on android, a force dark mode turns white background of ALL apps to the black and make text light even for the apps which do not have dark mode settings or the ones which do not follow system ...
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How to tell firefox to render simple html white on black?

I am no browser expert nor web-dev. I read simple websites and they blind me if use anything more modern than lynx or w3i. However, sometimes these new modern websites require the operating systems ...
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Force Dark mode for Apps in Windows 10

I was using High Contrast Black till today, but something messed up and I started seeing ugly colored text in chrome, I did a clean chrome install but no success, then I tried using Dark mode from the ...
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Rocketchat is half-dark and half-light after a restart

Although the settings say 'dark mode', the left hand channel pane is in dark mode, and the right hand messages pane is in light mode. Going to 'My Account' reveals that the current setting is for dark ...
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How to turn off google's dark mode?

I hate google's dark theme. Google turn on dark theme for me without any notification, but I can't find how to turn it off now (btw I use firefox)...
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How do I make Edge stop with white screen flashes?

I have a feeling that most users have seen the white blank screen appear in a browser before it renders anything and I am wondering how I set it to be black to make it less harsh on the eyes when ...
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Is there anyway to get a consistent dark mode look across Linux browsers?

I use and have open several different browsers on Linux (Ubuntu 20.04) I would like to have a consistent dark mode UI across all of them. But when I try to reproduce the same UI using the same ...
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Windows - Dark theme messed up

After enabling dark mode on Windows the file explorer still has some stuff showing white. And now the text is also white so I can't see anything. Same thing happens in the context menu that drops down ...
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How do I get Windows to open apps in dark mode?

Everything that I open is blinding white when it loads up e.g. Chrome, Explorer, etc. Is there no support for these applications to load dark before opening? I'm not talking about dark mode in general....
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Windows 10: Thumbnails outline only are showing?

Recently on my Windows 10 Enterprise machine (Version 1809) my (pinned and non-pinned) taskbar thumbnails have stopped showing and only show an outline, this happens after a shutdown also. I have #6 ...
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Chrome newtab white flash on light theme with black background

I am trying to use chrome in light mode, while keeping the newtab pages black. I don't want to use dark mode because it looks way better when I have light colors on tabs. I also want to keep my ...
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How do I get around resistFingerprinting setting my preferred Firefox theme to light?

In Firefox, I want to have both browser.in-content.dark-mode and privacy.resistFingerprinting set to true. However, the latter setting, as discussed in this issue, masks this setting and sets the ...
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Outlook ignores Darkmode images on HTML

I'm creating a signature in Outlook for Windows (latest build as I write this) and my signature is not working great in dark mode, so I changed the HTML to use different images if the user is in Dark ...
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How to set the color of the input bar in LibreOffice Calc spreadsheets (for dark theme/mode)?

In LibreOffice Calc, I have been able to almost configure a usable dark theme/mode. To accomplish this, go to Tools > Options... > LibreOffice > Personalization and set the dark theme, and ...
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Dark mode in chrome-based browsers

I'd like to run chrome-based browser with a dark-mode on. I can do it by going to: chrome://flags finding #enable-force-dark flag setting it "Enabled" It works on my Linux system both ...