How to enable Discord voice chat on Xbox Series X|S & Xbox One consoles

Discord has finally made its way into the Xbox ecosystem and players can now connect their accounts to the voice chat platform. Here’s how to link your Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One consoles to Discord and enjoy all of its features.

If you’re someone who owns an Xbox console and have always wanted to talk to your friends on Discord, then we have good news for you. The feature that was always accessible to PCs has made its way into Microsoft’s console lineup.

On September 13, 2022, an update was finally released for Xbox that supports Discord integration. That means you can now connect to the voice chats natively from your consoles without much hassle. This integration is a blessing and would definitely help players streamline their in-game communication with their team or friends.

If you’re wondering how to connect your Xbox console to Discord, our guide has everything you need to know.


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Play, chat and have fun with your friends via Discord on your Xbox consoles.

How do I connect my Xbox account to Discord?

Even if you previously connected your Xbox account to Discord, you need to reconnect it. This will ensure that you grant access to any new permissions required to access the Voice feature on your Xbox console.

You must also remember to update your console to the latest version and install the Xbox mobile app on your phone.

With that in mind, here is a simple series of steps to follow in order to connect your Xbox account to Discord:

  • Sign in to your Discord account from another device. It can be a PC, a mobile client or from its official website.
  • Go to your user settings and click on the Connections tab.
  • Click on the Xbox icon and proceed to link your account.
  • Once a window appears, sign in with your Microsoft account details.
  • Once done, you need to click on “Authorize and continue” option.
  • That’s it – you have now successfully linked your Xbox and Discord accounts.

Now let’s see how to connect your Discord account from your Xbox console.

How do I connect my Discord account from your Xbox console?

Connecting your Discord account from your Xbox console is a crucial step to complete the process. If you don’t know how to do the same, you just have to follow these steps:

  • Start your console and press the Xbox button on the controller.
  • In the Profile & system menu, go to the Settings option.
  • Click Account and go to Linked Social Accounts.
  • In the Not Linked section, select the Discord tile, then select Link.
  • Follow the prompts to connect your Discord and Xbox accounts.

Now it’s time to transfer your Discord voice call to Xbox.

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Discord Voice Transfer can be done from both mobile and PC clients.

How do I transfer your Discord voice call to Xbox console?

In order to cast your Discord voice call to your console, you will need the Xbox Mobile App.

  • Once downloaded, go ahead and connect your console to your phone by following the on-screen steps.
  • Now you need to switch to a Discord voice channel either from the mobile client or from your PC.
  • From there, you need to select the “Join on Xbox” option.
  • The Xbox Mobile app will open automatically where the option “Transfer Audio” will be written.
  • That’s it! Now all you have to do is connect your headset to your Xbox and you’re good to go.

You can also mute and deaf your audio by swiping up on the voice channel and it will appear in your Xbox console.

If you want to transfer Discord voice from your PC, the steps remain the same. All you have to do is find the Join on Xbox option in the PC app.

So there you have it – a detailed guide on how to enable Discord voice chat on Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One consoles. If you have a Discord server and want to add some bots to improve the experience, here are some of the best Discord bots for music, moderation, and gaming to add in 2022.

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