Google’s latest replace for ChromeOS is rolling out to customers this week, and one among its new options is assist for switching to a darkish theme, as 9to5Google reported. Beforehand hidden behind developer flags whereas in testing, it lastly made an official debut on ChromeOS 104, following darkish mode settings popping up extra in different Google merchandise.
In a Google weblog put up mentioning the incoming characteristic, the corporate says that the brand new darkish theme would make it simpler to “learn at night time or in low mild, and to preserve energy,” which switching to a lightweight theme modifications your complete UI and wallpaper to make issues “vivid and ethereal.” Till now, ChromeOS solely included a “Evening Mild” setting in its software program that can assist you take a look at your display screen in dim mild by altering the display screen tint.
ChromeOS 104 additionally has an “auto” setting to routinely shift its colour scheme between mild and darkish theme relying on the time of day, full with matching wallpaper choices that may subtly shift together with it.
Right here’s how one can change your show theme in ChromeOS 104:
- Go to Settings
- Choose Personalization
- Choose Set your wallpaper & type
- Choose Mild, Darkish, or Auto mode based mostly in your desire
You can even entry the Wallpaper & Type settings via your private home display screen by urgent your touchpad with two fingers and choosing the choice.