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How to enable the Light Theme Mode on Windows 10?



Microsoft added a new Light Theme Mode to Windows 10 May 2019 Update, which is now available to seekers who perform "Check for updates" from the Windows 10 Update settings page. Microsoft to roll out this update to everyone in coming weeks.

 

If you are looking forward to know how to enable the new light theme mode on Windows 10, here's the steps that you need to perform.

Windows 10 May 2019 Update introduces a new Light Theme Mode

  • To enable the Windows 10 Light Theme Mode, first open the Windows 10 Settings app (keyboard shortcut: Win + I).
  • Now, navigate to Personalization | Colors settings page.

Here's how to enable the Light Theme Mode on Windows 10

  • Select Custom under the Choose your color dropdown.
  • Choose Light under the Choose your default Windows mode heading. This will apply the light theme to only Windows, Start, Taskbar.
  • To apply the light theme to apps, select Light under the Choose your default app mode heading.

Option to set the Windows 10 Light Theme Mode

  • Alternatively, you can also select Light from the Choose your color dropdown. That will apply the light theme to all Windows, Start, Taskbar and apps; giving you the one-click option to set the color mode.

Alternate option to set the Windows 10 Light Theme Mode

 

If you want to revert to Dark Mode, you can similarly follow the above instructions but instead of selecting Light as the mode, select Dark. That's all! Based on your mood, select the desired settings as stated above.

 

Do you know?
You can also download the DVD/ISO image of Windows 10 May 2019 Update for free from the Microsoft site, but that requires you to use a trick. Follow the instructions mentioned here to download the Windows 10 May 2019 Update DVD/ISO image for offline installation.

 

 


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