Linux is a family of open-source Unix-like operating systems based on the Linux kernel, an operating system kernel first released on September 17, 1991, by Linus Torvalds. Linux is typically packaged in a Linux distribution and is written in C, Assembly language. 

Activate Linux Dark Mode

Follow the steps here below to get activate Linux Dark Mode:

  1. Click the Appearance category in the Settings application.
  2. By default, Ubuntu uses the Standard window color theme with dark toolbars and light content panes.
  3. To activate Ubuntu’s dark mode, click Dark instead. To use a light mode without the dark toolbars, click Light instead.

Activate website in Dark Mode with the free browser extension

Linux Dark Mode website with the free Turn Off the Lights browser extension. That with the Night Mode feature enabled.
Night Mode enabled on Linux.org website

For regular desktop internet users, you can get also this Linux 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.


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