YouTube is now the most popular video-sharing service in the world. It’s where you access a vast ocean of videos and contents. YouTube strives to improve every year with the introduction of a lot of features, making it much easier for users to watch and filter videos.
YouTube now includes Dark Mode. As the name suggests, once enabled, Dark Mode changes the YouTube color scheme to black and dark grey for easier nighttime video watching.
In this step-by-step guide, we will run you through the steps to enable Dark Mode in YouTube on your Mac. Before we begin, make sure that you are already logged into your Google account.
Steps to enable Dark Mode in YouTube on your Mac
Step one: First off, you need to open Safari on your Mac, visit YouTube.com and then click on your avatar located at the top right corner of the screen
Step two: Scroll down and select Dark Theme. You will notice that it is now turned off, so all you need to do is to turn on the switch next to “Activate Dark Theme”
Step three: Once you are done, the background and surrounding interface of YouTube will turn dark and dark grey so you can easily watch your videos at night.
That’s it! If you change your mind, you can repeat the above process and toggle on the switch. Note that Dark Mode is now available in YouTube for desktop only.
Steps to turn on Restricted mode in YouTube app for iPhone and iPad
The new version of YouTube now allows you to avoid inappropriate contents and videos in YouTube. Here is how you can enable Restricted mode.
Step one: First off, you need to launch YouTube app from your home screen and then tap on your Profile at the top right corner of the screen
Step two: Next up, tap on Settings and then select Restricted Mode Filtering
Step three: On the next screen, all you need to do is to select Strict.
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