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How to make an announcement channel on Discord Mobile

Discord is a digital platform that is utilized by all types of users for communicating with their family, fans, and friends. It offers users the functionality to create an announcement channel on their own server. The announcement channel is recently introduced as a new feature on Discord.

The server host or admin can create a separate announcement channel in which they can post the regular updates and announcements for server members. With this facility, members can follow the updates when they have been sent.

This blog will demonstrate the procedure of making an announcement channel on the Discord mobile application. Let’s begin!

Making an announcement channel on Discord Mobile

Discord also permits its mobile users to use the functionality of making an announcement channel for a particular server. To perform the mentioned operation, check out the below-given procedure.

Step 1: Open Discord

First of all, open the Discord application on your mobile device:

Step 2: Enable Community

To make an announcement channel on Discord, firstly you need to “Enable Community”. For this purpose, select the server in which you want to create an announcement channel and tap on the “three-dots” icon:

Then, tap on the “Settings” gear icon:

Next, tap on the “Enable Community” from the “COMMUNITY SETTINGS” available categories:

Next, tap on the highlighted “Get Started” button:

After doing so, enable the “Verified email required” and “Scan messages sent by all members” toggles and tap on “Next:

Again, tap on the “Next” button:

Set the rules and permissions by enabling the provided toggles, mark the “I agree and understand” checkbox, and tap on the “Finish Setup” button:

Step 3: Create an announcement channel

Select your community server and tap on the “+” icon beside “TEXT CHANNELS” to create an announcement channel:

Next, specify the name for your announcement channel. In our case, we will name it “my_first_announcement_channel”, select its type as “Announcement Channel” from the given options, and tap on the below-highlighted icon:

As you can see, we have successfully created an announcement channel that is now a part of the “TEXT CHANNELS”:

That was all about the procedure of making an announcement channel on Discord mobile.

Conclusion

For making an announcement channel on Discord mobile, firstly, you have to “Enable Community”. To do so, select the server, open the “Server Settings”, tap on “Enable Community”, set the rules and permissions, and tap on “Finish Setup”. After that, go back to the Discord main screen, and tap the “+” icon beside “TEXT CHANNELS”, set the Channel name, select the “Announcement Channel” as Channel type, and tap on the “Create Channel” button. This blog demonstrated the procedure of making an announcement channel on Discord mobile.

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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.