Facebook Messenger finally gets a Dark Mode option for iOS and Android


Facebook has finally released a Dark Mode for the Facebook Messenger App for all iOS and Android devices. According to Facebook, the Dark Mode option is currently in beta. Therefore, users may see a few bugs when enabled.

Facebook Messenger Dark Mode

Enabling Facebook Messenger Dark Mode on iOS or Android

If you would like to try the new Dark Mode on Facebook Messenger, follow the steps below:-

  1. Open Facebook Messenger App on your iOS or Android device
  2. Open a friends conversation
  3. Send the crescent moon emoji ?(Copy/pasting the emoji might not work. You may need to select emoji from your device keyboard)
  4. You should now get a notification in that same conversation to enable Dark Mode on your IOS device.
  5. Android users may need to re-open the Messenger app and enable the new “Dark Mode” toggle in the Messenger Settings menu.
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Haider Ali Khan

Haider Ali Khan is an entrepreneur from Perth, Western Australia. He is the Owner and Editor-in-Chief of iLounge.