How to Make Excel Dark Mode

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Last updated on January 2, 2023

This tutorial demonstrates how to put Excel into dark mode.


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Dark Mode

By default, Excel (Office 365 version) has the Colorful theme; a combination of green and light gray colors is applied.


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If you want to change the Excel theme to dark mode, follow these steps.

  1. In the Ribbon, go to File > Account.


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  1. In the Account section, choose Dark Gray from the Office Theme drop-down menu.


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Note: You can also choose a black, white, or system setting color theme.

As a result, Excel is now in dark mode; a combination of gray and dark gray colors is used.


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