A look at File Explorer's Dark Theme in Windows 10 version 1809

Discussion in 'Windows' started by RGiskardR, Aug 9, 2018.

  1. RGiskardR

    RGiskardR Malware Tester Silver Member

    Microsoft plans to launch a dark theme for the built-in file manager File Explorer in the upcoming feature release for Windows 10.

    Windows 10 version 1809 features an option to turn on dark theme support for File Explorer which changes the default light theme to a dark one.

    Dark Mode has been available in Windows 10 for a while but enabling the mode did not apply to File Explorer. One of the top user requests of Windows Insiders was to add a dark theme to File Explorer.

    The implementation was technical challenging as File Explorer uses legacy user interface frameworks that can't take advantage of dark mode APIs that UWP apps have access to.

    Full reading: https://www.ghacks.net/2018/08/09/a-look-at-file-explorers-dark-theme-in-windows-10-version-1809/
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