Now on All mac devices easy to use at night or low light area after iOS device. Because now we can enable night shift/ Low light or yellow light on Mac Screen updated with MacOS Sierra, without any third-party app. Most of the Customizations and Settings are same as the iOS device, Yes that we can disable here in notification center on mac [Shortcut way to Enable/ Disable night shift mode].
First I will talk compatible Mac devices for night shift mode, Different Time scheduling settings, Disable/ Turn off low light effect from notification center.
Night shift mode compatible devices: MacOS Sierra compatible Mac, if not that try my next article, use night shift mode on not compatible Mac.
Night Shift Compatible Mac and MacOS X:
- MacBook (Early 2015 or newer)
- MacBook Pro (Mid 2012 or newer)
- MacBook Air (Mid 2012 or newer)
- Mac mini (Late 2012 or newer)
- Mac Pro (Late 2013 or newer)
- iMac (Late 2012 or newer)
- Apple LED Cinema Display
- Apple Thunderbolt Display
- LG UltraFine 4K Display
- LG UltraFine 5K Display
installed with MacOS 10.12.4 profile – Available soon in public MacOS.
How to turn on night shift mode on MacOS Sierra
Step 1: Go to the System Preference, Under Apple menu at top left corner of the screen.
Step 2: Find “Display” under the System Preference pane, Yes, you can see three different settings on Tab related to display vision.
Last one is Night Shift. Click on it, this pane contains all customization settings related to Yellow light mode.
Blue light coming from screen potentially harm eyes at night. So we can stop it from here,
Time base schedule are Custom and Sunset to Sunrise.
First option is custom, Set start and end time. Also point AM/ PM interval.
Color temperature: Slider that manage yellow light level on screen.
For Auto Enable night shift mode: use Sunset to Sunrise Schedule
This option required your location service, your location based it will manage automatically, means Night shift mode automatically turn on or off whenever you turn on mac.
If you haven’t turn on location service on device, you will see below screen, Check mark “Setting Time Zone” > Done.
Turn off or Disable night shift mode on Mac
Turn off night shift mode, from the mac notification center, Find Night shift > Disable toggle.
Most of the Mac users Won’t able to use or Not working after Turn on Night shift mode correctly because of Many Reasons (Location Service Disabled, Set it for Time base) or Attempting wrong path.
Hope you enjoy really helpful, Work efficiency feature on Mac. Don’t miss to share with your friend we can Use night shift mode on MacOS Sierra.