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I currently have an issue where my address bar is dark and I have very few ways to resolve this. The application is white because of a theme I use, and the dark address bar is from Windows 10 forcing a dark mode, but I have no way of changing ONLY Chrome's application theme. Is there any way I could change only Chrome's dark and light theme without changing my Window's theme?

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I'm experiencing the same phenomenon in my browser as well. It happened without me changing any settings in Windows 10 or Chrome Version 74.0.3729.108 (Official Build) (64-bit). I clicked on a link within an email (yes...it was definitely safe) and I noticed the change right away. Mixed emotions about it. I'd like to be able to switch it back and forth if I chose the 'dark mode', though...
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idem for me. can't restore default look
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Same for me. I want to be able to reset Chrome to default light theme without having to make manipulations in Windows. One of these two things should not depend on the other.
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Same problem here! and I HATE IT! I want the old look back, why do I have to change my windows theme for it, i like it black! Google support, Please resolve. Upvote this so that they notice!
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Here too, since a few days on Chrome 74.0.3729.108. All of a sudden my browser tabs, navigation bar and shortcuts turned black. I did not ask for this and I don't like it. You can hardly see which tab is active. Google fix this or tell us how to do it ourselves. I'm about to switch browsers.
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I've had the same problem. I recently updated Chrome and restarted it to find my search bar and other Chrome amenities black. I have a bright and color theme, and the black is really dragging me down, I would like to have the white theme back as quickly as possible please!
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I fixed this by going into Windows theme, going to colors, and selected "Light" as my default app mode
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It's sad, that this issue still isn't fixed. Smh, I've been on Chrome 74 or 75 this entire time, forced to block it from updating by disabling the update services and typing a .BAK on the entire "Update" folder in the Chrome directory to avoid having to deal with it. It seems to have been created with update-75 or 76. Idk, but the fact is, I hate it. If MS Edge can give us an option to choose dark/light mode, why can't you guys? And don't give me that "it's tied to windows" crap, because Edge is literally created by Microsoft, so what's your excuse? lol And for everyone claiming the fix to be just "turn on light mode for apps in windows" That then defeats the purpose. You then have to have a bright white settings window and file explorer. Which, tbh, I hated at first, as well. But now, I can't get used to the light version of it now because of how long they forced us to deal with the dark mode before finally giving the option. But as I've refused to deal with chrome's, I only just reinstalled the latest build only to find this STILL isn't resolved! What are you guys possibly doing that you can't make a simple toggle button? We HAD a fix with the "--disable-features=DarkMode" code we could put into the shortcut target box but now you removed that! For whatever reason, it's freaking DECEMBER, and this still hasn't been fixed. You guys are terrible. I mean, I've been on an outdated version for months, dealing with chrome constantly trying to update itself even when it's disabled. Always have a window popping up telling me to reinstall chrome because it has a problem updating lol Like, no sh*t, I disabled it to avoid this hideous dark mode. Now, I tried to use the default "theme" that's listed that some random person made and there's a huge black address bar! I mean, I guess it's better than the entire top of the screen is black but still. It's a complete eyesore. I get that there are a bunch of people that probably thought this was a good idea, but for you to force ALL of us to use it is ridiculous. Now, this post was created in MAY, it's been a half a year and still no fix. That's absolutely insane.
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