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How to Enable Kindle Dark Mode โ€“ Reader and apps (in 3 steps)?

Are you looking for how to enable the Kindle Dark Mode? Then you are on the correct help page. Here we will explain what is Google Maps and how to enable this dark mode for free (no subscription, no in-app purchase).

Amazon Kindle is a group name of e-readers designed and that is marketed by the company Amazon. Amazon Kindle devices enable users to browse, buy, download, and read e-books, newspapers, magazines, and other digital media via wireless networking to the Kindle Store. The first release date was on 19 November 2007.

For about the Amazon Dark Mode shopping website see this help page.

Does Kindle has Dark Mode?

Yes. Follow the steps here below to get it ready for your Kindle device. From the home screen, tap the Settings button at the top of the screen in the toolbar. If youโ€™re reading a book, tap at the top of the screen first before touching the Settings button.
Once the quick-access settings are displayed, tap Dark Mode. And then this will invert the colors on your device screen, and make the font white and the background black.

Amazon Kindle Dark Mode website with the free and Open-Source Turn Off the Lights browser extension
Amazon Kindle Dark Mode website with the free and Open-Source Turn Off the Lights browser extension

Activate Dark Mode on Kindle beyond the application and on all websites with the free browser extension

For regular desktop internet users, you can get also this Kindle Night Mode version on your favorite web browser. That with 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. And get the Dark Mode on Kindle you want to see in your web browser.

YouTube video tutorial on how to enable the Night Mode feature

And on iOS, you can also install the Turn Off the Lights for Safari app, which brings the option to get dark mode on your smaller screen size. So you can activate it with a long press on the current web page. See in the Turn Off the Lights Options page -> Night Mode tab -> and here you see the option to activate it by the switch on long-press action.


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

  • How to turn dark mode on Kindle?
  • Is there Kindle dark mode?
  • How to enable Kindle dark mode?
  • What are the benefits of using Kindle dark mode?
  • Kindle dark mode is not working
  • Enable dark mode on any website

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