Discord: How to Turn On Streamer Mode on Desktop

Users can activate this setting before they begin livestreaming

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The Discord desktop application features a Streamer Mode that content creators can turn on before they begin livestreaming. When Streamer Mode is turned on, the Discord app may disable sounds and notifications, hide invite links and more, depending on the user’s preferences.

Our guide will show you how to turn on Streamer Mode in the Discord desktop app.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Discord app on Mac.

Step 1: Tap the gear icon in the bottom-left corner of the Discord desktop application.


Screenshot of the Discord desktop application with a red arrow pointing at the gear icon in the bottom-left corner of the application

Step 2: Under the “App Settings” section, tap “Streamer Mode.”


Screenshot of the Discord desktop application's Settings screen with a red arrow pointing at "Streamer Mode" on the left side of the screen

Step 3: Tap the toggle to the right of “Enable Streamer Mode” to turn this feature on.


Screenshot of the Discord desktop application's Streamer Mode screen with a red arrow pointing at the toggle to the right of "Streamer Mode"