Themes are set of styles and rules with color schemes assigned to a theme profiles.

Each language and Notepad++ has a default theme. Themes content are stored in XML files.

Themes XMl files are located in %AppData%\Notepad++\Themes folder.

The following are avialiable themes in Notepad++ IDE

Bespin Black board Choco DansLeRuSH-Dark Deep Black Hello Kitty HotFudgeSundae khaki Mono Industrial Monokai MossyLawn Navajo Obsidian Plastic Code Wrap Ruby Blue Solarized-light Solarized Twilight Vibrant Ink vim Dark Blue Zenburn

Where do I put Notepad++ themes?

Themes xml files are placed in %AppData%\Notepad++\Themes folder.

You can write your own theme with all configuration.

Is there a Notepad++ dark theme?

Notepad++ has multiple dartk themes, To apply dark theme,Please follow below steps

  • Open Settings Menu
  • Select Preferences, Opens Window
  • Select Dark Mode, Check Enable Dark Mode,
  • You can also select, Color profiles such as Blue, Red, Green, customize different background and fore colors.