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How to enable dark mode on Word Online in 5 easy steps?

Microsoft Office is one of the most popular and used products for business and for students. And it provides you a light but also a Dark Mode for Word online. So you can read and write your documents comfortably.

And thanks to the Turn Off the Lights browser extension, which provides you the option to convert all websites in your personal dark theme. That is not only on Word Online but on all your favorite websites. So you get your personal dark mode on Word Online website. That matches your personal requirements.

Turning on Dark Mode on Word Online

Here are the steps on how you can enable the built-in Dark mode theme in your Microsoft Word online:

  1. Open Word
  2. Select File
  3. Find and Click Account
  4. Select Office Theme Dropdown
  5. Press Dark
Dark Mode on Microsoft Word online
Dark Mode on Microsoft Word online

Activate Microsoft Word Online Dark Mode with the free browser extension

For more customizable Dark Modes (and choose your own custom dark color), use the Night Mode option in the Turn Off the Lights Browser extension. Follow the steps here below on how to enable this free solution in your web browser:

  1. Download the Turn Off the Lights browser extension
  2. Click right on the gray lamp button and select Options in the menu item
  3. The Turn Off the Lights Options page shows up and select the tab Night Mode
  4. And enable here the Night switch or the long-press feature to activate the night mode on the current web page

In addition, you can customize the website background, text, and hyperlink colors. So you can make it personal to your night theme style.

YouTube video tutorial on how to enable the Night Mode feature. That provide you a more customizable dark mode on Word Online website.


Hope that will answer one of your questions about the Microsoft Word Dark Mode:

  • How to activate dark mode on Word Online?
  • How do I make Microsoft Word Online Black?
  • Is there a dark mode for Microsoft Word Online?
  • How to enable dark mode for Microsoft Word Online?

If you find it useful to get your Microsoft Word Online in Dark Mode, then you can share the link on Facebook or share the link on Twitter. So your family, friends, or colleagues can know about this handy free tool.

How to enable Dark Mode on Word Online?

First, open the Microsoft Office Online website, and open your Microsoft Word application. Then in the menu bar select the File. And then search for Account. In the menu select Office Theme Dropdown. Next, choose the menu item Dark. Now you have the dark mode on Word Online website.

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