How to access Messenger's hidden dark mode

Facebook Messenger dark mode

Facebook Messenger dark mode

Thanks to this rather fun easter egg, you can activate Facebook's secret Dark Mode within the app on Android and iOS. That said, if you don't want to wait for the discovery to happen, here is how you can enable dark mode in few easy steps.

"It also worked on our Android smartphones in India and over at headquarters, both on Android and iOS, so it's safe to say it's widespread and will be coming officially sooner rather than later", it added. Thanks to a Reddit user who spotted a hidden method of enabling "Dark Mode" on Messenger and shared it with users on the forum. It is important to note here that it can't be the moon emoji with the face, it should be the left-facing, crescent moon emoji. Personally, I'm not a fan because I get headaches from reverse type in general, but if you're interested in trying out this new feature, I've put the instructions below. Your screen will then be showered with cute little moons. That alert includes a shortcut you can tap to head to your settings page, where the dark mode toggle will be front and center.

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Messenger marks the first Facebook app to receive an official dark mode. The company recently revealed that the work is still incomplete and will take some time before the dark mode is officially available. The app does notify that the dark mode is still in work and is inconsistent around the app. If you don't see it, try updating your app and trying again.

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