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What theme do you normally use on your devices.

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Posted · Original PosterOP

What theme do you normally use? not just on the forum but in general.

 

i normally use light theme on everything, except my phone. i have the automatic mode switch on so that i don't get blinded if i check my phone at night. 


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Generally I use light theme because most of my work applications don't support any sort of dark theme so it's easier to move back and forth between work and home that way. I use dark themes on my phone though for sure.


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Just now, Lurick said:

I use dark themes on my phone though for sure.

i can't read anything on the screen if i have dark theme on during the day on my phone. i only use it at night for obvious reasons. 


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Dark mode.

 

The only thing I don't use Dark Mode for is anything on Microsoft's partner center.

They really went for ALL DARK EVERYTHING with no concept of readability.

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Generally I will use dark mode where-ever possible.

Only exception is when sharing my screen and showing code, as I know people find it easier to read code when it's not on their own screen in light mode.


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1 minute ago, Lurick said:

Generally I use light theme because most of my work applications don't support any sort of dark theme so it's easier to move back and forth between work and home that way. I use dark themes on my phone though for sure.

We've recently started upgrading our VCenters at work to the newer web interfaces which have a built in dark mode. It makes me very happy that even enterprise applications are starting to implement dark themes.

 

I have extensions on pretty much everything that can have it to force dark mode. 

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I use dark here and on some forums, but OS is light.

Phone is dark because OLED.


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generally dark...but some things (cough cough beta forum) don't have light, and people can't seem to read my screen if I'm sharing or something. Used to use dark reader but that broke too many sites and I got rid of it


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Usually dark mode but for example in Notepad++ I have to use light mode in order to get the syntax detection thing to work.


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Dark mode all the things!

My eyes are incredibly bad at adjusting to changes in light, i need to wear sunglasses a lot of the time because of it. In order to keep light theme from giving me horrid migranes, the brightness needs to be so low that its not usable.


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Dark Mode where possible - not because I hate Light Mode or anything, it's just that I got used to it.

 

I actually really don't mind Light Mode, unless it's on a full brightness screen being jammed in my eyes at 4AM (but I probably wouldn't enjoy a screen at full brightness being jammed into my eyes at 4AM regardless of whether it was displaying whatever content in either Dark or Light Mode, so 757314353941970975.png?v=1).


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1 hour ago, johnroper100 said:

Dark for everything except Gmail and Google Docs/Sheets/etc.

the fact that those don't have dark mode pains me.

Scratch that gmail does have dark mode.


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On my phone, I'm starting to enjoy having it transition from light during the day time to dark when evening rolls around. 


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5 minutes ago, FezBoy said:

the fact that those don't have dark mode pains me.

They actually added dark mode to Google Docs on iOS a while back. So maybe they'll add it to their website in the future.


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1 hour ago, johnroper100 said:

Dark for everything except Gmail and Google Docs/Sheets/etc.

you could use dark reader, it works very well for those sites


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1 minute ago, r2724r16 said:

They actually added dark mode to Google Docs on iOS a while back. So maybe they'll add it to their website in the future.

yea they have it on Android too.


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I don't really care and it depends on the app.

On Discord I like light with the dark navigation bar.


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1 hour ago, Ashley xD said:

you could use dark reader, it works very well for those sites

I turned dark mode off for those because I don't like reading white text on a dark background.

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1 hour ago, FezBoy said:

the fact that those don't have dark mode pains me.

Scratch that gmail does have dark mode.

They all have dark mode, I just chose not to use them because I don't like reading documents in dark mode.

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I generally use dark mode for apps and websites that I use regularly, however for anything OS related the default (light) theme usually as dark or "night" modes in these are usually atrocious and make things very hard to read (same as any "blue light filters", blue light did nothing wrong #freebluelight)

 

 


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I use the default theme on whatever I'm using, so it's both.


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