The dark mode that Windows 10 offers us is ideal for when we use our PC with low ambient light, mainly at night, to avoid our eyes end up hurting. If we also want to avoid having sleep problems, we can combine it with the Night Light mode, which eliminates blue tones from the screen due to yellowish ones.

Windows 10 doesn’t allow us to program natively, so the only way to do it is to access the configuration menu of our Computer within the Colors section. To reduce the steps to follow, we can make a shortcut to the start menu, but still, it is a slow process.

How to activate dark mode in Windows 10 with a keyboard shortcut

Fortunately, what Windows does not give us, third-party applications offer us, small applications that hardly take up space on our Computer but allow us to save time on a day-to-day basis. Thanks to the application Easy Dark Mode, we can configure our equipment so that through a keyboard shortcut, activate or deactivate the dark mode quickly.

Dark mode keyboard shortcut

Once we have downloaded and installed this application, the idea is to place it in the boot menu of our Computer so that we can always have it at hand when we need it. Once we have downloaded the application and run it, we must access the Hotkey Settings section, where We will establish the critical combination that we want to use to activate the dark mode.

When establishing a key combination, not only can we select between the numbers from 0 9, but we can also choose from all the alphabet numbers in addition to the function keys, from F1 to F12.

Easy Dark Mode offers us the fastest and most comfortable way to activate and deactivate the dark mode of our equipment. Further, it is free, and it hardly takes up space in our Computer. What more could you ask for?