How to disable AutoStart for Discord?

It becomes very annoying that as soon as you boot your PC and your Windows launches and all of a sudden some programs begin to autostart.

Although you may use those programs later on, but not at the launch. This becomes very annoying to deal with and if Discord is given the permission to autostart soon after the Windows loads up then you should probably disable Auto Start for Discord.

How to disable AutoStart for Discord?

To disable autostart on your PC for Discord follow these steps. Make sure that you follow each step carefully. Let’s get started!

  1. Open Task Manager on your Windows PC.
  2. Once Task Manager is opened click on More Details.

  • From the tabs, select Startup.

  • Search for Discord and you will see that in Status Tab, it is Enabled.
  • While Discord is selected, click on the Disable button at the bottom right hand of the Task Manager window.

  • Autostartup for Discord will now be disabled.

There is also an alternative way to turn of Discord autostart for your PC.

  1. Open Discord.
  2. Go to User Settings > Windows Settings.
  3. Toggle the slider off next to Open Discord.

By doing so, Discord won’t automatically start when you boot your PC.

How to set up Private Servers without passwords?

Discord not only has the option for public servers, but it also allows your to make private servers and those private servers can be set up without a password.

Setting a “private” server is going to limit access to your server and channels to only the members you allow.

This is the best way for setting up servers where you don’t want any outsider or anyone else to see the content that you are sharing with your friends privately.

How to set up Private Servers without passwords?

  1. First of all, you have to disable all permissions for everyone by clicking on the ‘Roles’ tab in your Server Settings menu, you have to select “@everyone” role and uncheck all the permission boxes. Never forget to scroll down and uncheck all the permissions below the fold.
  2. You have to make a new user role by clicking on the ‘+’ and writing “Guild Members”. 
  3. You have to turn on the permissions on the “Guild Members” role by selecting the role and clicking on the permission checkboxes you want to be activated for the role. Never forget to scroll down as there are more permissions below the fold.
  4. You have to give the role “Guild Members” to all members who you want to allow by clicking on the “Members” tab in your Server Settings menu and adding the role to the appropriate members by clicking the “+” and selecting “Guild Members”.

After following all these steps you will be able to set up a Private Server without password where no one would be able to see the content that you are sharing.

How to change the region of the Discord Server?

For a Discord server, the closer you are to the server in real life, better will be your connection. It is so because when your physical location is closer to the server then you will be getting lower latency.

Lower latency or Ping is generally a good thing for online connections. The lower your latency is, the higher quality connection you have.

Fortunately for Discord users, they have the option to choose from a handful of locations around the world. Choosing the nearest location will definitely help you as you will have a lower Ping/Latency and your connection to the server will be smooth.

How to change the region of the Discord Server?

Changing the region of the servers is pretty easy and simple. All you need is the basic permissions to do so meaning if you are the Owner of the Server or have a role on the server with Manage Server permissions enabled, then you will have to follow these steps to change the region of your server.

  1. Open the Discord App or head over to www.discordapp.com and sign in into your account.
  2. Once signed in, open the Server Settings.
  3. Once the Server Settings’ Windows opens, click on the Overview Tab.
  4. Look for Server Region and click on Change.
  5. Select the Server Region closet to you from the list.

After you follow these steps, you will end up choosing the region which is closest to your physical location and you will see a notable change in your performance and experience than before.

This option is also helpful when Discord is experiencing a server region outage. You will be able to select the next closest region by following the aforementioned steps and continue with your regular voice chat.

How to change Discord’s appearance/theme?

If you play a lot of online PC games, you should take the time to familiarize yourself with Discord.

Discord is an application and digital distribution platform developed for video gaming communities, that specializes in the text, image, video and audio communication between users in a chat channel. Discord runs on Windows, macOS, Android, iOS, Linux, and Web Browsers.

How to change Discord’s appearance/theme?

It is sometimes very hard to make a decision about a specific thing. In Discord, it is actually very difficult to choose between the Dark side and the Light side. We are going to show how you can change the appearance/theme of Discord.

  1. First of all, you have to click on the settings wheel and select the “Appearance” tab.
  2. You are going to see that there are a few mixed combinations of settings you can make.

There are two themes available with the names of “Dark” or “Light” with 2 different message display options below that. “Cozy” is a beautiful and sophisticated, modern version that displays user icons in the chat window.
“Compact” is a rough and normal version it nixed the user icons and made sure a tight chat window for more messages.

Dark and Cozy

Light and Fit

How to set up a bot application?

Discord Bots are a great way to maximize productivity on one’s server such as fetching important data, delivering notifications, scheduling events, moderating conversations, and more. Other times, they are not.

We are going to show you how to create a bot and set it up.

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How to set up a bot application?

How to create your bot?

It is quite easy to create a bot. You need to follow the steps mentioned below in order to create a bot.

  1. First of all, you have to log in on the Discord Website.
  2. Navigate to “Developers” drop-down menu and click on the Developer Portal link.
  3. On the header, you have to click on the Applications link.
  4. After that, you to have click “Create an application” button.

You can enter a name, description, and avatar for your application here. Once you are done with entering all the information and saved it, you can move on by selecting the “Bot” tab in the left pane.

To add a bot you have to click on the “Add Bot” button on the right and confirm the pop-up window by clicking on “Yes do it!”. It is all the work you have to do for creating a bot. But it is not the end of it.

Your Token

First of all, you need to know about what a Token is. A Token is basically your bot’s password this token is used by your bot to log in to Discord. It is a very important thing that you do not ever share this token with anybody, purposely or accidentally. If someone got the hold of your token, they can use it to perform illegal activities.

After you are done with creating a bot, you are going to see a screen like this:

In this screen, you can give a cool avatar to your bot, set its username, and make it public or private. The Token can be accessed in this panel, either by showing it or simply pressing the “Copy” button.

When Discord asks you to paste your token somewhere, this is the value that you need to put in.

How to invite friends to your server?

How to set up an announcement channel?

If you play a lot of online PC games, you should take the time to familiarize yourself with Discord. Discord is an application and digital distribution platform developed for video gaming communities, that specializes in the text, image, video and audio communication between users in a chat channel. Discord runs on Windows, macOS, Android, iOS, Linux, and Web Browsers.

Discord’s popularity has only multiplied in recent years, with the app now reaching over 90 million registered users.

 

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How do I set up an announcements channel?

We are going to show how to set up an announcements channel. It is quite easy and simple. Make sure that you follow the steps properly!

  1. First of all, you have to create a new role by clicking on the “Roles” tab in the Server Settings menu, then clicking on the “+”, and naming the role as “Announcements”.

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  2. You have to give the “Announcements” role to the right members by clicking on the “Members” tab in your Server Settings menu, then click the “+” next to the right members, and selecting “Announcements” from the drop-down menu.
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  3. Then you have to create your “Announcements” text or channel by clicking the “+” in your channels list.
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  4. You have to name your channel as “Announcements” and then click on the “Create” button.
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  5. After that, you have to limit the ability to make announcements in this channel to only members with the “Announcements” role you need to set the channel permissions. To access the channel settings click on the cog icon next to the channel name.
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  6. In the Channel Settings menu, you have to click on the “Permissions” tab.
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  7. Then, you have to click on everyone role and deny the “Send Messages” permissions.
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  8. You have to click on the “+” and select the “Announcements” role.
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  9. You have to select “Announcements” role to change the channel permissions for this role. Select the green checkmark to enable sending messages for this role.
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Only the members who have announcements role will have the ability to send messages.

How to set up Two-Factor Authentication for Discord from Mobile?

Discord most certainly listen to its users and tries to add features that its users demand. One such feature that Discord added is that you can set up two-factor authentication for your Discord right from your Mobile Phone. It’s as easy as it gets!

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How to set up Two-Factor Authentication for Discord from Mobile?

To set up Two-Factor Authentication for Discord from your Mobile device, follow these steps:

iOS:

  1. Launch Discord app on your iOS device.
  2. Press on the Gear/Cog icon to access User Settings.
  3. Tap on Account to access Account Settings.
  4. Click on Enable Two-Factor Auth.
  5. You will be asked to download an Authenticator app such as Google Authenticator or Authy.
  6. After installing either of the Authenticator apps on your iOS device, you will be asked to connect your Discord account to the authentication app.
  7. Once connected, 2FA will be enabled for your account.
  8. Don’t forget to add your Phone Number as a backup method and download the backup codes!

Android:

  1. Launch Discord app on your Android device.
  2. Press on the Gear/Cog icon to access User Settings.
  3. Tap on Account to access Account Settings.
  4. Click on Enable Two-Factor Auth.
  5. You will be asked to download an Authenticator app such as Google Authenticator or Authy.
  6. After installing either of the Authenticator apps on your Android device, you will be asked to connect your Discord account to the authentication app.
  7. Once connected, 2FA will be enabled for your account.
  8. Don’t forget to add your Phone Number as a backup method and download the backup codes!