Are you a night owl? This may be the best trick you can ever try!
Youtube has a secret theme that allows you to turn everything to Dark Mode. This theme is not yet published and only those who know the secret code can benefit from it.
This theme is useful for night persons who like to watch videos on Youtube when their eyes are already tired.
It’s just an amazing theme that you should definitely try, this code will enable the secret theme for a year. Enable it before Google does it for you.
Turn Youtube to Dark Mode
Youtube Dark Theme for Google Chrome
Open your Google Chrome browser (version +57) and press CTRL+SHIFT+I to open the Developer Tools.
Click on the “Console” tab and paste the following code and press Enter:
var cookieDate = new Date(); cookieDate.setFullYear(cookieDate.getFullYear( ) + 1); document.cookie="VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE=fPQ4jCL6EiE; expires=" + cookieDate.toGMTString( ) + "; path=/";
To make it simple, this code will create a new cookie named
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE with the value of
fPQ4jCL6EiE that will last for a year.
Refresh the browser using the famous F5 key and click on your account avatar, click on “Dark Theme: Off“.
Toggle the “Activate Dark Theme” option.
And there you have it! Enjoy!
Youtube Dark Theme for Microsoft Edge
Open your Microsoft Edge browser and press F12 to open the Developer Tools.
Click on “Debugger” tab and find the Cookies section at the left pane. Expand www.youtube.com and there double click on
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE‘ Value cell and replace its value with:
Refresh the page using F5 and enable the Dark Theme!
There you have it! Please share this tip with your friends on social media, they will like it!