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Here at How-To Geek, we love dark mode and use it a lot. If you’re a Redditor and dark mode enthusiast, rejoice: Reddit’s site and mobile apps for the iPhone, iPad, and Android have a dark mode. Here’s how to turn it on.

Reddit calls its dark mode “Night Mode.” The settings to enable the feature are basically in the same place whether you use the website or the mobile app. Log in to whichever you use and follow the instructions below.

Enable Night Mode on the Reddit Website

On the Reddit website, click your profile avatar in the top right of the page and then select the “Night Mode” toggle button.

Click your profile avatar in the top right of the page and then select the "Night Mode" toggle button.

Night Mode is instantly turned on. The feature will rename enabled even if you log out of your account. It will also automatically be enabled on any other computers you log in to.

Enable Night Mode on the Reddit Smartphone App

On the Reddit app, for iPhone, iPad, and Android, click your profile avatar in the top-left corner.

Click your profile avatar in the top left.

At the bottom of the menu, click the moon icon.

At the bottom of the menu, click the moon icon.

Night Mode is instantly turned on and will stay on until you turn it off again. If you uninstall and reinstall the app, it will pick up the Night Mode setting as soon as you log in.

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