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Dark mode or Light mode?

Survey period: 26 Jul 2021 to 2 Aug 2021

Windows 11, macOS, tablets and phones and our favourite applications offer dark mode. Do you use it? prefer it? Ignore it?

OptionVotes% 
Dark mode always26830.42
Dark mode in low light / evenings, Light mode otherwise505.68
Dark mode when my eyes need a rest, Light mode otherwise384.31
Dark mode rarely, Light mode usually10211.58
Light mode always26429.97
Dark mode for certain apps, Light mode for others16418.62



 
GeneralDark mode Pin
den2k8826-Jul-21 0:25
professionalden2k8826-Jul-21 0:25 
GeneralRe: Dark mode Pin
Saša Ćetković26-Jul-21 23:37
professionalSaša Ćetković26-Jul-21 23:37 
GeneralMultiple choice? Pin
Nelek25-Jul-21 23:19
protectorNelek25-Jul-21 23:19 
GeneralRe: Multiple choice? Pin
Greg Utas26-Jul-21 1:04
mveGreg Utas26-Jul-21 1:04 
GeneralMissing option... Pin
Sander Rossel25-Jul-21 22:29
professionalSander Rossel25-Jul-21 22:29 
GeneralRe: Missing option... Pin
Dan Neely26-Jul-21 2:47
MemberDan Neely26-Jul-21 2:47 
GeneralLight mode is easier to read Pin
KarstenK25-Jul-21 22:21
mveKarstenK25-Jul-21 22:21 
GeneralRe: Light mode is easier to read Pin
Wizard of Sleeves26-Jul-21 20:24
MemberWizard of Sleeves26-Jul-21 20:24 
I am already older.

Light mode has too much glare. When using 3 screens side-by-side, there is too much white in the peripheral vision, which is distracting.
Nothing succeeds like a budgie without teeth.

GeneralRe: Light mode is easier to read Pin
Davyd McColl26-Jul-21 21:04
MemberDavyd McColl26-Jul-21 21:04 
GeneralRe: Light mode is easier to read Pin
Daniel Pfeffer27-Jul-21 0:11
professionalDaniel Pfeffer27-Jul-21 0:11 
GeneralRe: Light mode is easier to read Pin
Davyd McColl27-Jul-21 0:30
MemberDavyd McColl27-Jul-21 0:30 
GeneralRe: Light mode is easier to read Pin
Slow Eddie27-Jul-21 4:18
professionalSlow Eddie27-Jul-21 4:18 
GeneralWhy not introduce a Dark Mode on CP? Pin
Amarnath S25-Jul-21 21:48
professionalAmarnath S25-Jul-21 21:48 
GeneralRe: Why not introduce a Dark Mode on CP? Pin
Greg Utas26-Jul-21 1:01
mveGreg Utas26-Jul-21 1:01 
GeneralRe: Why not introduce a Dark Mode on CP? Pin
obermd27-Jul-21 3:19
Memberobermd27-Jul-21 3:19 
GeneralLight mode always PinPopular
OriginalGriff25-Jul-21 21:18
mveOriginalGriff25-Jul-21 21:18 
GeneralRe: Light mode always Pin
Nelek25-Jul-21 23:21
protectorNelek25-Jul-21 23:21 
GeneralRe: Light mode always Pin
MarkTJohnson28-Jul-21 8:05
professionalMarkTJohnson28-Jul-21 8:05 

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