Search in Dark theme on Google

In a browser, like Chrome or Firefox, you can choose your preferred theme for Google Search. If you prefer a specific color scheme for Search pages, you can choose to always use a Light theme or Dark theme. Search pages include the Google homepage, search results page, and Search settings.

Choose your preferred theme for Search pages

Important: By default, the color scheme for Search pages matches the color scheme of the device you’re on.

You can change your preferred theme for Search by updating your Search settings.

  1. On your computer, do a search on
  2. If you want the same Search settings across browsers, sign in to your Google Account. At the top right, click Sign in.
    • If you find your profile picture or initial, you’re already signed in.
  3. At the top right, click Settings  and then Search settings.
  4. On the left, click Appearance.
  5. Choose Device default, Dark, or Light.
    • Device default: Automatically match the color scheme of your current device
    • Dark: Light text on a dark background
    • Light: Dark text on a light background
  6. At the bottom, click Save.
Tip: To quickly switch between themes, click Settings  and then Dark theme: On or Dark theme: Off.

Learn about Dark theme for other Google products

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