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How to Leave a Discord Server

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Discord servers are pretty great when it comes to communicating with your friends, in general, and strategizing with them during gameplay. You get your own space and freedom to talk on these servers. With the option of joining multiple servers simultaneously and even creating your own servers, Discord just wins you over.

However, when you join numerous servers and channels, you will end up receiving tons of notifications. Hence, you should join a server after carefully thinking it over. Probably, you want to leave a server so that you no longer receive notifications. Through this guide, we will walk you through the process of how to leave a discord server. It is completely safe to do so, as you can always re-join a server through invite links. So, let’s begin.

How to Leave a Discord Server on Mobile & Desktop

How to Leave a Discord Server (2021)

How to leave a Discord server on Windows PC

If you use Discord on your PC, then follow the given steps to leave a Discord server:

1. Launch the Discord desktop app or go to the Discord webpage on your web browser.

2. Log in to your account. 

3. Now, click on the Server icon of the server that you wish to leave.

Click on the Server icon of the server that you wish to leave | How to Leave a Discord Server

4. Click on the drop-down arrow next to the server name.

5. Here, click on the Leave Server option highlighted in red.

6. Confirm the action by clicking on the Leave Server option in the pop-up, as shown.

Confirm the action by clicking on the Leave server option in the pop-up

7. You will notice that you can no longer view that server on the left panel.

Also Read: How to Completely Uninstall Discord on Windows 10

How to leave a Discord server on Android

Note: Since smartphones don’t have the same Settings options, and they vary from manufacturer to manufacture hence, ensure the correct settings before changing any.

Here is how to leave a discord server on an Android phone:

1. Open the Discord mobile app on your Android smartphone. 

2. Go to the Server you wish to leave by tapping on the Server icon

3. Tap on the three-dotted icon next to the server name to access the menu.

Tap on the three-dotted icon next to the server name to access the menu

4. Scroll down and tap on Leave Server, as shown below. 

Scroll down and tap on Leave server

5. In the pop-up that appears, select the Leave Server option again to confirm it. 

6. Quit as many servers as you want by repeating the above steps for individual servers.

Moreover, the steps to leave a Discord server on an iOS device are similar to those on Android devices. Thus, you can follow the same steps for corresponding options on iPhone.

How to leave a Discord server you created

It may be time to dissolve a server you had created because:

  • the users on the said server are inactive
  • or, the server is not quite popular amongst users.

Read below to learn how to leave a Discord server you made on different gadgets.

On Windows PC

1. Launch Discord and login if you aren’t already.

2. Select your server by clicking on the server icon from the panel on the left.

3. Click on the drop-down menu next to the server name, as shown.

Click on the drop-down menu next to the server name | How to Leave a Discord Server

4. Go to Server Settings, as shown below. 

Go to Server settings

5. Here, click on Delete Server, as depicted. 

Click on Delete server

6. In the pop-up window that now appears on your screen, type the name of your server and again click on Delete Server.

Type the name of your server and again click on Delete server

Also Read: How to Fix No Route Error on Discord (2021)

On Mobile phones

The steps are pretty similar for both iOS and Android devices; hence, we have explained the steps for an Android phone as an example.

Here is how to leave a server you created on your Android phone:

1. Launch the Discord mobile app.

2. Open your server by tapping on the Server icon from the left pane.

3. Tap on the three-dotted icon next to the server name to open the menu. Refer to pic below.

Tap on the three-dotted icon next to the server name to open the menu | How to Leave a Discord Server

4. Tap on Settings, as shown.

Tap on Settings

5. Here, tap on the three-dotted icon next to Server settings and select Delete Server.

6. Finally, tap on Delete in the pop-up confirmation box, as depicted below.

Tap on Delete in the pop-up confirmation box

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We hope our guide on how to leave a discord server was helpful, and you were able to remove yourself from unwanted discord servers. If you have any queries/suggestions, let us know in the comment section.

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Pete Mitchell

Pete is a Senior staff writer at TechCult. Pete loves all things technology and is also an avid DIYer at heart. He has a decade of experience writing how-tos, features, and technology guides on the internet.

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