Are you looking at how to enable the Stack Overflow Dark Mode website? Then you are on the correct help page. Here we will explain what is stack Overflow with his history.
Stack Overflow is a question-and-answer site for professional and enthusiast programmers. It is a privately-held website, the flagship site of the Stack Exchange Network, created in 2008 by Jeff Atwood and Joel Spolsky. It features questions and answers on a wide range of topics in computer programming. To get the StackOverflow Dark Mode, you can opt into Dark Mode through your user preferences. You must be logged into your StackOverflow account to get this option.
If you do not have a StackOverflow account, you to customize the dark mode also for the Stack Exchange network. You can get the free and Open-Source Turn Off the Lights browser extension and enable the Night Mode feature.
Free and Open-Source
Activate Stack Overflow Dark Mode with the free browser extension
For regular desktop internet users, you can get also this Leetcode 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:
Most Customizable Night Options
Above all, on the Turn Off the Lights Options page, you can customize each color in the Night Theme, which includes the background, the text, and hyperlink. In addition, there is one single night profile for all websites. That makes the website authentic and coherent together as in the regular light white website stylesheet.
Also, you can customize the Night Mode from the new and useful double-click menu. When you click double on the gray lamp button, you will get a popup window to customize the current dark layer. But when you tap on the 2nd icon (the Night Mode), you can control live his background, text, and hyperlink.
And at last, you as a user can enable the trackpad gesture. So with a long press, you can convert the current web page to Night Mode. And press again, to disable it.
Site Access (only to Stack Overflow Dark Mode)
- When you are done, click on the blue Add button to close this panel
So now the Stack Overflow Dark Mode website works only on this website URL, and not on all the other websites. Such as on YouTube, Vimeo, Amazon shopping, internet banking, etc. websites.
In addition, you can customize the website background, text, and hyperlink colors. So you can make it personal to your night theme style. If you find it useful 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 to get Stack Overflow Dark Mode.
Did you find technical, factual or grammatical errors on the Turn Off the Lights website?
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