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Option to use either light or dark interface.

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BW on 12 Jun 2019 02:59:49

New Desktop app update installed an almost white user interface. There is zero contrast which is not good for the eyes. I see where some people have requested a light interface so incorporate an option to select either light or dark theme like in the Office apps.

Administrator on 22 Jan 2024 08:30:53

This request is on our roadmap, but we don't have timelines to share yet. We'll update this idea when there are more details to share. Thank you!

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Lan Dao on 18 Aug 2020 22:59:31

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I really really Dark Mode in my life. Starring at white bright screen all day will kill my eyes.

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Michael McCormick on 13 Aug 2020 20:48:50

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I'm strongly red-green colour blind such that my colour perception is negatively affected across the entire colour spectrum. And, the existing high contrast options are terrible. Please do a better job of supporting colour blind users.

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Todd Chittenden on 13 Aug 2020 20:18:57

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This is a duplicate of the THIRD MOST VOTED item:
https://ideas.powerbi.com/ideas/idea/?ideaid=6dd17d27-dd56-4784-9931-7fd06e6b410e

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Joseph Mavity on 30 Jul 2020 19:31:19

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You used to have dark mode...then you removed it...and now it's on the timeline but no ETA? This is terrible UX and has real accessibility impacts.

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D B on 30 Jul 2020 15:41:21

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I think I voted. But not sure. I can't see after scorching both retinas while working on Power BI Desktop all morning.

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Florian Hamon on 22 Jul 2020 13:04:27

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Come on Dark Mode !

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Benjamin Yao on 22 Jul 2020 08:06:58

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Yes to the dark mode

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Sergei Gorelik on 10 Jul 2020 17:22:47

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please add Dark mode...

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Fabio on 10 Jul 2020 17:21:38

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dark mode option please, my eyes by happy!!!

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Power BI User on 10 Jul 2020 17:21:11

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dark theme rocks what are you doing microsoft ?

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