How to Enable Reddit Dark Mode – A Full Guide

How to enable reddit dark mode?

As we move forward in the Internet age, we will need internet devices very much. In today’s time, most mobile devices have been used as Internet application devices.

As people discovered social platforms on the internet, the consumption of usage increases rapidly. We have now bounded with social media platforms. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Quora, Reddit, and many more platforms are very popular on the internet. 

People spending lots of time with social platforms, and this kind of habit creates many health-related issues. The most common problem is getting pain in the eye and visibility problems.

To overcome this kind of issue new features were introduced named “dark mode”.

When you enable the dark mode setting, the background of your device turned black. When you have enables a dark mode in your device it gives some comfort to the eyes.

Nowadays all the new applications are coming, the features of dark mode are available in them. The old applications are also slowly being upgraded with dark mode.

Recently Reddit which is a social media platform has also upgraded its application with dark mode. ( REDDIT DARK MODE )

If you are a Reddit user then this information is useful for you. We will guide you on how to enable dark mode in Reddit.

Reddit dark mode is available on all versions.

How to enable Reddit dark mode in the web application:

Some easy steps help you enable dark mode. follow the given instruction.

  1. Firstly, open Reddit on your device. When you have open the application, then log in to the application also. 

2. Now you have to click on the profile setting menu, which has placed at the top of the right side of the screen.

See image:

How to Enable Reddit Dark Mode - A Full Guide

3. Now, when you click on it, some setting menu appears. 

4. There is an option of “view option” setting in an index. In the view option, a night mode switch is available. Click on it. As you click on it dark mode enables and your screen background turned black.

See image:

How to Enable Reddit Dark Mode - A Full Guide

Set Reddit dark mode without login:

If you have not to account on Reddit and still want to enable dark mode. then follow the given steps:

  1. Then simply click on the profile menu setting option which is placed in the top right corner of the screen.

2. Now a new index will appear and the first option is the view setting. Click on it your setting will be modified without login.

See image:

3. But I recommend to you, if you want to use Reddit then must create an account on Reddit. Having an account on Reddit, it gives some more option to use.

4. You need only an email id for account setup with Reddit.

Set your dark mode on an android device:

If you are an android user and want dark mode on your device. to enable Reddit dark mode, follow the given steps:

  1. Open reedit in your android device and click on the profile icon which is in the top left corner.

 See image:

2. As you click on it, a menu will appear and below the menu, a setting option is there.

3. Now click on the moon icon which is beside the setting option.

See image:

How to Enable Reddit Dark Mode - A Full Guide

4. As you click on there your dark mode will be activated.

What should you do if the moon option is not showing on the menu?

If the moon icon is not showing in your profile menu then you previously change the setting of the dark theme. To enable the moon icon on the profile setting you have to follow the given instructions.

  1. Again click on the profile option on your device. After a click on profile a menu appears.

2. Now you have to click on the setting icon which is below in the menu:

See image:

3. When you click on the setting, a new index displays which have multiple settings. When you scroll down an auto dark mode option appears.

4. Now click on the auto dark mode option.

5. When you click on this, three more option appears. Now you have to set the” off” option in the auto dark mode option. Then your previous setting has been restored.

6. Now check back in your setting, the moon button will be shown beside of setting.

What is the difference between Reddit and Quora?

Let’s see, Quora and Reddit look similar at some point but they both are different from each other. Both have their unique properties. 

Quora is known as a basic question and answer platform. Where people ask their question on Quora and the expert of the field reply the answer of the question.

While on Reddit, it is known for discussion and rating platforms of web content. 

You get the answer to your question on both platforms but Quora is better because of its specialty in questioning and answering.

Now vote and the up-vote system is common on both platforms. A higher no of votes on any topic will have a higher ranking on the website. 

Next is, Quora is free to use. Quora does not charge money to its users.

While in Reddit, here premium and free version both are available. If you want to use the premium features of Reddit then you have to pay for it. 

Quora vs Reddit

Now if we discussed the audience then Reddit has more than 400 MILLION users across the world. While Quora have more than 250 MILLION active users. Quora have less user in comparison Reddit, but Quora were launched in 2009 while Reddit was launched in 2005 before the Quora.

Quora and Reddit both have quality on their content. but in the terms of quantity, Reddit has more content. 

Response to your question is a big concern when you are on these platforms. Reddit have very fast response in comparison to Quora.

these are some basic point about Quora and Reddit. Both are good to use. It depends on your choice and according to your need. 

If you are only searching for the answer to your question then you may go with Quora, and you are looking for some creative content, with fun then you consider Reddit.


In the above blog, we give you the detailed information on Reddit Dark Mode. We give you some of the basic steps to enable reddit dark mode, we hope you like it and if you have any query please mention in comment box.

So, keep visiting TechWeeks for new tech updates