App Tutorial

Enable Dark Mode in Notion: Easy Steps (2024)

Jason Gong
App automation expert
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March 5, 2024

Switching Notion to dark mode can enhance visual comfort and is simple to do on both desktop and mobile platforms.

  • On desktop, navigate to 'Settings & members', then 'My settings', and select 'Dark Mode' from the appearance or theme setting.
  • Quickly toggle dark mode with 'cmd/ctrl + shift + L' on desktop.
  • On mobile, tap the '•••' icon, go to 'Settings', and switch to 'Dark Mode' under 'Appearance'.
  • Dark mode settings apply to all workspaces on the account.

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How to Change Notion to Dark Mode

Switching to dark mode in Notion can help reduce eye strain and provide a visually appealing contrast, especially in low-light environments. Whether you're using Notion on a desktop or mobile device, the process is straightforward. Here's how you can enable dark mode across different platforms.

Notion: How to Change to Dark Mode on Desktop

  1. Open Notion and navigate to 'Settings & members' at the top of your left-hand sidebar.
  2. In the new window that opens, click on the tab labeled 'My settings'.
  3. Look for the appearance or theme setting and use the dropdown to select 'Dark Mode'.
  4. Alternatively, you can quickly toggle dark mode on or off using the keyboard shortcut: 'cmd/ctrl + shift + L'.

How to Change Notion Dark Mode on Mobile

  1. Launch the Notion app on your mobile device.
  2. Open the sidebar by tapping the '•••' icon in the top right-hand corner.
  3. Tap on 'Settings' and scroll to the 'Appearance' section.
  4. Use the dropdown to switch to 'Dark Mode'.

Note: When you select dark mode, it applies to all workspaces you're signed into on your account. This means if you switch between workspaces, they will all display in dark mode.

Automate Your Notion Tasks Easily with Bardeen

While changing Notion to dark mode can be done manually, automating your Notion workspace with Bardeen can significantly enhance your productivity and organization. Automation can help streamline repetitive tasks, ensuring that your workspace remains organized and up-to-date without manual intervention.

Explore how Bardeen can automate various Notion tasks with the following playbooks:

  1. Save the currently opened ThemeForest search results to Notion: Perfect for web designers and developers, this playbook automates the process of transferring ThemeForest search outcomes directly into your Notion workspace, saving you time and keeping your data organized.
  2. Save data from the Google News page to Notion: Stay informed by automating the transfer of the latest news and trends from Google News directly into your Notion workspace. Ideal for anyone needing to keep up with industry-specific news without manual searching and copying.
  3. Save new tweets to Notion: Keep track of important tweets by saving them automatically to your Notion workspace. This is particularly useful for social media managers and marketers wanting to monitor brand mentions or industry trends.

Automating your Notion workspace with Bardeen not only saves time but also ensures your information is neatly organized and easily accessible. Start automating by downloading the Bardeen app at

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