Many people prefer to use dark mode, here is how to set Microsoft Office dark mode on Windows 10 and MAC. If you are Windows 10 users and dark mode enthusiasts, I believe that you have found out how to set the dark mode of your Windows 10 PC. But for many users, find that not all apps are following the operating system theme. In other words, the apps are not getting into the dark mode as the operating system.
This commonly happens for the Microsoft Office apps, such as Word and Excel. So then, how can you enable your Microsoft Office dark mode on your Windows 10 PC or even MAC? Do not be worry, since for you, dark mode enthusiasts, you can now set your Microsoft Office into dark mode by following the steps I will discuss here.
Setting Microsoft Office Dark Mode On Windows 10
Follow these steps to enable dark mode on your Windows 10 Microsoft Office:
- Open your Microsoft Office App (Excel/Word/PowerPoint) >> open “File” (Top-Left Menu).
- Find the “Account” menu and open it.
- On the bottom side, you will find the “Office Theme” menu. From here, you can change your Microsoft Office into dark mode from the drop-down menu.
From the drop-down menu, you can choose the theme you want. They are the White, Colorful, Dark Grey, and Black. However, the Black theme option is not available if you are not a Microsoft365 subscriber.
Here below is the display you will see if you are not a Microsoft365 subscriber.
While this is for Microsoft365 subscriber.
Enable MAC’s Microsoft Office Dark Mode
What if you are Microsoft Office users on Mac? Can you enable the Microsoft Office dark mode on Mac? Yes, of course. To set the Microsoft Office dark mode on your Mac, you just need to follow your OS system setting.
Though, if you need to keep to the default theme mode of a specific app, go to [App Name] >> Preferences >> General >> Turn off Dark Mode.
But please remember that you will have to do this to every app on your Mac that you want to keep the default theme one by one.
Dark mode has become an interesting look for many people. Besides the elegant look of the theme, many people also find it more eye-friendly. For Windows 10 users, the Black theme (absolute dark theme) is not available for non Micsosoft365 subscribers. But there is still the Dark Gray option which will be most closely look to the Black theme.
So, that is what you can do to set Microsoft Office dark mode on your Windows 10 and MAC. Hopefully, this helps!