How to use Discord on Xbox to show your friends what games you’re playing

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Linking your Discord account to your Xbox can help you connect with friends.

  • You can use Discord on Xbox by linking your Discord account to your Xbox Live account.
  • Once your accounts are linked, Discord will show your friends what game you’re currently playing on your Xbox.
  • Linking your accounts makes it easy for your Discord friends to join your Xbox game.
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Discord, a popular messaging platform, is easy to link with your Xbox Live account. You can do this on your Xbox One or Xbox Series X/S through the Discord app for Mac and PC, or the mobile app for iPhone and Android devices.

Here’s a breakdown of what you can do with Discord on Xbox and how to link your accounts.

Discord on Xbox

The major feature of Discord on Xbox is that when you begin playing a game on your Xbox, it’ll be shown on your Discord profile. This means that anyone you share a server with will be able to see what you’re playing, which is great if you have friends who might want to join in.

But other than being able to see who else is online, the capabilities of Discord on Xbox are limited. If you use Discord on your PC when gaming, for example, you can talk with friends over voice chat and messaging, but those features aren’t yet available on Xbox.

Here’s how to use Discord on Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S.

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