Discord

How to ban someone on Discord?

Discord servers are utilized for communicating with people all over the globe. The server host or admin can add the members to the server through the link or by sending invitation requests. They also have the privilege to ban members from the server if they violate the rules and regulations or participate in any irrelevant activity that is against the decorum of their server.

This guide will talk about how to ban someone on Discord desktop and mobile applications.

How to ban someone on Discord Desktop?

Follow the below procedure to ban someone on the Discord desktop application. Let’s get started!

Step 1: Launch Discord
First of all, search for the “Discord” application using the “Startup” menu and launch it:

Step 2: Select Discord Server
Next, select the Discord server in which you want to ban a member and click on it:

Step 3: Member list
Then, click on the below-highlighted icon to view the members’ list, and right-click on the username which you want to ban. In our case, here we will ban “Chinky” from our “Test_server”:

Step 4: Ban member
A drop-down menu will now appear on the screen, then click on the “Ban Chinky” option:

Under the “DELETE MESSAGE HISTORY”, select any option for deleting the message history from a particular time and specify the “REASON FOR BAN”. In our case, we have selected the “Previous 24 hours” option, added the reason, and then clicked on the “Ban” button:

The selected member will now be banned from the server and will not receive any notification:

That’s all; now, we will perform the same operation on the Discord mobile application.

How to ban someone on Discord Mobile?

Discord mobile users can also ban someone from their server. Follow the below instructions to do so.

Step 1: Open Discord
Open the Discord application on your mobile:

Step 2: Select Discord Server
Next, tap on the Discord server in which you want to ban someone:

Step 3: Members List
Then go to the specified server member list, tap on the username which you want to ban:

Step 4: Ban Member
After that, the user menu will appear; now tap on the “Ban” button to ban the selected member:

Lastly, select the option from “DELETE MESSAGE HISTORY” and type the “REASON FOR BAN”, tap on the “Confirm” button:

The specified user will now be banned from the server and will not receive any notification:

We have compiled the easiest procedure to ban someone on Discord desktop and mobile applications.

Conclusion

To ban someone on Discord desktop and mobile applications, first, click on the server in which you want to ban the member, go to its member list, select the user, and click on the “Ban” option. After that, select the option for deleting the text history of the user from “DELETE MESSAGE HISTORY” and type the reason inside the “REASON FOR BAN” text box. Lastly, tap or click on the “Confirm” button. In this guide, we have discussed the process for banning someone on Discord desktop and mobile applications.

About the author

Sharqa Hameed

I am a Linux enthusiast, I love to read Every Linux blog on the internet. I hold masters degree in computer science and am passionate about learning and teaching.