Learn how to create or log into your Discord account

How to Create a Discord Account

  1. Download the App or Use the Web Client:

    • You can download the Discord app for free on your desktop from here.

    • Alternatively, you can access Discord directly from your browser using the web client.

  2. Account Registration:

    • Visit the Discord registration page or use the app.

    • Choose a sign-up method (email or phone number), fill out the required fields, and click “Next.”

    • Enter your desired username and password, then click “Next.”

    • Fill in your birthdate and click “Create an account.”

  3. Claim Your Account:

    • If your new account is not verified, your username will be assigned a random 5-digit number after 7 days from account creation.

    • To keep your preferred username and Discriminator (the four digits next to your username), verify your email address.

    • Check your email for a verification link. If you don’t see an email, click the “Resend” button in the green banner at the top of the app.

    • Click “Verify Email” in the delivered email to claim your account.

  4. Optional: Verify Your Phone Number:

    • In your Discord settings, go to the “My Account” tab.

    • Click the “Add” button next to the Phone Number section.

    • Enter your phone number (make sure to select the correct country code).

    • You’ll receive a text message with a 6-digit code. Enter this code in the menu.

    • Confirm the changes by entering your account password.

How to Find Your Discord Username (Tag)

Your Discord username consists of your actual username followed by a hashtag and four digits. Here are two methods to find it:

  1. Hover Over Your Username:

    • Open Discord.

    • Hover your mouse over your username (top left corner).

    • The full username (including the four digits) will appear. You can copy it from there.

  2. User Settings:

    • Click the gear icon (User Settings) at the bottom left.

    • Go to the “Advanced” section and enable “Developer Mode.”

    • Return to the “My Account” section.

    • You’ll see your display name and username (with the four digits).

    • If you’re using the desktop app, close and restart it to see the changes.

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