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By Quinny899, XDA Ad-Free Recognized Developer / Recognized Contributor on 30th June 2019, 08:15 PM
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DarQ provides a per-app selectable force dark option for Android Q.

It uses an accessibility service and root to allow you to pick just the apps you want to use the force dark theme on. Force dark is a hidden option, provided by the Android system, which intelligently inverts light backgrounds to dark, and dark text and icons to light. It allows a majority of third party apps, such as Snapchat, LinkedIn, as well as first-party Google apps which do not have a dark theme (such as the Play Store) to have a dark mode.

DarQ also provides an option to apply the system dark theme (as well as selectable force dark) only after sunset and before sunrise, protecting your eyes when it's most needed.

Please read the Frequently Asked Questions sections in the app or here for more information and some answers to questions

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Source available on GitHub

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Examples of apps with force dark enabled:




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1st July 2019, 02:17 AM |#2  
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Thanks for this will try it out and give feedback

Edit: Never mind it only works with android Q I'm Sad the latest i am running is pie
1st July 2019, 05:45 AM |#3  
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When downloading from XDA labs app or browser, I get a "trouble parsing package" error.
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Error while installing and shows "There was a problem parsing the package"
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can i enable it in android p
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Quote:
Originally Posted by sanskimost

When downloading from XDA labs app or browser, I get a "trouble parsing package" error.

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Originally Posted by insanehulk

Error while installing and shows "There was a problem parsing the package"

You're not running Android Q.

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Originally Posted by nishit.1002

can i enable it in android p

No. Read the first post please.
1st July 2019, 11:34 AM |#7  
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Originally Posted by Quinny899

You're not running Android Q.



No. Read the first post please.

Sorry my mistake...
1st July 2019, 04:55 PM |#8  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Quinny899

You're not running Android Q.



No. Read the first post please.

Apologies, I read this thread while half asleep
2nd July 2019, 02:46 AM |#9  
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Absolutely awesome! Great work man! I'm on a Pixel 3Xl, dp4.
2nd July 2019, 04:48 AM |#10  
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Looking forward to try this now that q is finally rooted for pixel 3 I just might jump on it again if next beta release is good 👍
2nd July 2019, 06:04 AM |#11  
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It forces the app drawer arrow to show. May be @Quinny899 can do something about it.
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