How to Install Discord on PC, Mac, Linux and Mobile in 2022 – Cloudwards | Hot Mobile Press

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Whether you’re playing online games or just hanging out with your friends virtually, Discord is an excellent communication platform. It enables low-latency text, voice, and video chats, as well as screen sharing in voice channels. You can create servers and communities to meet new people. But to get started, you need to install Discord.

The central theses:

  • Discord is an easy-to-use text, voice and video communication app available on multiple platforms.
  • Installing Discord on both desktop and mobile is very easy even if you are not a tech savvy user.
  • The Discord app is available for all major operating systems and devices. It can be downloaded or used as a browser-based app.

If you want to watch friends stream or join a voice channel created by your gaming group or school club, you can install Discord on major operating systems as follows.

  • Yes, you can download Discord on your laptop. All you have to do is go to Discord’s website and download the installation file for your operating system.

  • To install Discord on Android, you need to open the Play Store, search for Discord and click the “Install” button. Once the installation is complete, you can use the app.

  • Yes, you can download the Discord application for macOS.

How to Install Discord on Windows

Installing Discord on Windows is similar to installing on a macOS device, but not the same.

  1. Download the Discord setup

    Go to the Discord website. The website recognizes that you are accessing it from a Windows device and takes you to a page with a button that says “Download for Windows.” click it and wait for the .exe setup file to download.

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  2. Install Discord

    After the setup file has been downloaded, Go to your “Downloads” folder and Start the installation through double click the DiscordSetup.exe File. Wait for setup to complete Create an account and log into Discord.

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How to Install Discord on Mac

If macOS is your preferred operating system, you need to download the app from the Discord website. The Discord app is not available on the App Store.

  1. Download the setup file

    Go to the Discord website. The website recognizes that you are accessing it from a macOS device and takes you directly to the “Download for Mac” Side. click it and wait for the .dmg file to download.

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  2. Install Discord

    Once the .dmg setup has finished downloading, Drag it to “Applications”. This will start the installation process. You will be faced with a pop-up window asking you to confirm the installation. Click “Open” and wait for the setup to complete and you can create an account and use Discord.

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How to Install Discord on Linux

Installing Discord on Linux (Ubuntu in our case) is a bit more complicated than installing on macOS or Windows. Luckily, you don’t need the command line or the Snap package manager – just follow the instructions below.

  1. Download Discord

    Go to the Discord website and Click the Download for Linux button. From the drop down menu that opens, Select “deb”.

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  2. Open the installation file

    Go to your Downloads folder and Double-click the Discord installer file You just downloaded. When prompted, Select “Install Software” and then Click on “Open”.

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  3. Install Discord

    After opening the installation file, Click Install in the upper right corner. Wait for the installation to complete Then create an account to start using Discord.

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How to install Discord Mobile

Installing Discord on a mobile device depends on whether you’re using Android or iOS, although the installation process is very similar for both.

  1. Open the Play Store/App Store

    If you are an Android user, Open the Play Store on your device. If you are using an iOS device, Open the App Store.

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  2. Search for Discord

    use the search bar, Find the Discord app.

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  3. Install Discord

    If you are an Android user, Click Install Button on the Discord Play store page. If you are using an iOS device, Click the Download button. from Discord’s App Store page. Once the app has been downloaded to your device, you can create an account and start using Discord.

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How to use Discord in your browser

If you don’t need to use the app often, you might not want to spend a lot of time installing Discord. With the browser version of Discord, you can do the same things as the app – join private channels, enjoy text and voice chat, and communicate on general and topic-based channels.

You still need a Discord account, but using the web version is very easy.

  1. Open Discord in your browser

    Open your preferred browser and Go to the Discord website. press the Open Discord in Your Browser button. and Enter your Discord username. Complete the Captcha verification and the fully functional browser version will open.

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Final Thoughts

From a drawing practice session in a group chat to joining a worldwide art community, installing Discord has benefits for everyone. The installation process is very simple no matter what platform you install it on.

Do you use Discord for a group chat with your friends or teammates in game? On which platform are you using the app? Are you a macOS or Windows user, or do you prefer a mobile device? Let us know in the comments and, as always, thanks for reading.

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