Discord is a free video, text, and voice chat app which is used by millions of users to hangout and chat with friends and family. Apart from that, one can also stream live gaming sessions and other streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime. Don’t know how to stream Netflix on Discord? You came to the right place. In this article, learn how to stream Netflix on Discord on different devices easily.
More about Discord
Jason Citron was the person who came by the concept of Discord. Jason successfully launched Discord on May 13, 2015. It has more than 150 million active users every month. It is available in more than 30 languages, making it easy for users who aren’t fluent in English to communicate with the app. And this app has got much more to it.
How to stream Netflix on Discord on an Android phone
Is it even possible to stream Netflix on Discord on a mobile phone? The answer is YES. The step-by-step process to stream Netflix on a mobile phone is as under;
Note: Before starting the process, ensure you have both the Netflix and discord app installed.
Fill in the credentials and sign in on both the apps (Netflix and Discord). Make an account if you don’t have one.
Open the Discord app, and then select the voice channel and server where you wish to stream Netflix.
You should find a green button at the bottom that says Join voice.
Swipe up from the bottom. You will find a screen share option. If you tap on it, it will start to broadcast your entire screen.
Come back to the Netflix app, and start playing the TV show or the movie you want to stream with your friends. Keep in mind that only those who have access to your channel can view your stream.
Can you stream Netflix on Discord on an iPhone?
Currently, Discord doesn’t allow streaming and screen sharing of gaming activities on an iPhone. You can do it only if you use Discord on Mac and Windows computers. If you are using an iPhone, you can only use Discord’s voice and video call option. Discord might add these features to the iPhone in the coming years.
How to stream Netflix on Discord on iMacor PC
You can also very easily stream Netflix on Discord on any type of PC or iMac series. The complete guide is shown as under;
The first step is to download the Discord app. After downloading it, open the app and login to the account. If you don’t have an account, create one.
The next step is to open the browser of your choice. Open the Netflix website, and sign in to your account. You can create one if you don’t have an account.
Open the Discord app and simply join a server, or you can also create a new server on which you want to stream Netflix. If you create a new server, you can add the people you want to stream with.
The next step is to go to the lower left corner of the discord app and select User Settings. Find Activity Status from the menu list and then add Netflix as the source.
Open the activity status. You should find a message saying that No Game detected. Click and open the link underneath that say Add it.
Now, select the browser (in which Netflix is running) from a new drop-down menu. Once you do it, click on Add game.
If you have followed all these steps precisely, you should see Netflix to be highlighted in green.
You can Exit the settings by pressing ESC on the right when you are done.
You are now ready to share your screen. On the bottom left corner, you will find a stream button (It will have a monitor icon). Click on it.
After you click on the stream button, a new menu will appear. In this menu, you will need to select the browser in which the Netflix is running, the resolution, the frame rate, the channel you want to stream in, and select the options you want to select. Once you do it all, press on GOLIVE.
A preview screen should be displayed showing you the Netflix shared screen.
The Netflix stream that you created can now be viewable to everyone who has access to your channel.
Q: How can I watch a stream on Discord?
A: Watching a stream is one of the main things people come to do on Discord. But how can I watch a stream? It’s simple. If your favorite streamer is live, it will have live written under his thumbnail, showing that he is live. There you should find Join Stream. Click on it, and it will directly take you to the live stream.
Q: What is “Go Live” on Discord?
A: What is Go Live? Discord’s feature allows the user to stream gaming sessions with 10 people simultaneously on any voice channel. Their main moto behind this feature was to create an atmosphere like you are sitting in a room full of friends playing together, sharing your moves, and talking to each other. It works with any server.
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