Discord Screen Share No Audio

Many of us use Discord, a social media app for various purposes that faces different types of issues. This article targets one of the most common errors that Discord shares no audio when streaming applicaDiscord …

Discord Screen Share No Audio

Many of us use Discord, a social media app for various purposes that faces different types of issues. This article targets one of the most common errors that Discord shares no audio when streaming applicaDiscord Screen Share No Auditions. We worked on the reason why this issue was created and all their possible solutions.

Why may sound not be available when sharing a screen on your device?

It’s a discord thing, to avoid bypassing copyright sounds or music. You will only hear audio when sharing the application exclusively (except Netflix, Spotify, etc.). we cannot share audio of web shows such as YouTube, Netflix, etc. when sharing screens because of copyrights. We can only share audio that is a user-created voice such as voice call chat.

Discord Share No Audio

How to share audio on discord?

When we share Screen during a video call, there is an option to share the application with your friends. There is automatically shared audio when sharing the application.

If you are facing a discord stream with no audio, then it may be your device or your installed app setting issue. Below are the solutions to these issues that can be created due to multiple reasons.

Reason for no share audio on discord

  1. Outdated audio drivers may become the reason for no audio streaming. Update them manually by using dedicated software or follow the below steps to update audio drivers.
  2. MAC and Windows older versions do not support sharing audio streaming. Discord downloaded application is compatible with Windows 10. Update your OS to Windows 10 that allows you to GO LIVE and share audio via the Discord app.
  1. The older version of the Discord app may have issues sharing audio. Update your discord software app
  1. Running Programs may conflict with Discord audio. Restarting your PC will close all the programs.
  2. Permissions are denied to access the microphone. Allow microphone access for Discord app from microphone privacy settings.

There are some fixes if you are facing no audio stream issue when sharing the application on Discord.

1. Running Programs are conflicting with Discord

The first thing you should try is to restart your PC. Because running applications may be creating disturbance to share audio on Discord. A restart will close all the programs that are conflicting with Discord audio sharing.

2. Run as administrator the Discord app.

It allows the application to access the restricted part of your Operating System (Windows/MAC) and run with special permissions.

Still no audio streaming?

3. Reset Discord Voice settings.

This process will delete all voice settings and set all the settings as default.

Click on the User Settings> Voice and Video> Reset Voice Settings.

Discord Share No Audio
Discord Share No Audio

Still no audio streaming?

4. Add  your activity status

Although Discord detects your program activity automatically sometimes it does not and audio no steaming cause. You need to add a program, particularly that you want to share on-screen. 

Open user settings and under Activity Settings, check your activity status. Add activity that you want to share.

Discord Share No Audio

Select from the Drop-down menu.

Discord Share No Audio

And add it make sure to turn on the overlay.

Discord Share No Audio

Still no audio streaming?

5. Update audio drivers

Search in the window tab Device Manager> Sound, video and game controllers> [Your Audio Driver> Update Driver

Discord Share No Audio

Still no audio streaming?

6. Reinstall

The last thing that you need to try to solve the issue is to Uninstall the Discord Downloaded app and remove all settings and install again an updated version of the Discord Desktop application. It will delete all settings and accounts related to discord and download a fresh version of the Application.


If discord does not stream audio during screen share, it may be a maintenance issue from the server. Check out Discord’s Twitter or website. Also, check out your microphone privacy settings that you have allowed or not Discord to use the microphone.

Conclusion

In this article, we discuss how to fix the “audio not streaming on discord” issue. If we share a screen during a video call, it has two options; share Screen or share Application, remember this thing that we can only share internal audio when we share our application and cannot share audio when we share Screen.

Suggested Read: How To Enable Screen Share in Discord

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