Can You Edit Discord Server Name?


Heather Bennett

Can You Edit Discord Server Name?

If you’re a Discord server owner or administrator, you might find yourself in a situation where you need to edit the name of your server. Perhaps you made a typo when creating it, or maybe you’ve rebranded and want to update the server’s name to reflect the changes. Whatever the reason may be, you’ll be pleased to know that Discord offers a straightforward way to edit your server’s name.

How to Edit Your Discord Server Name:

To begin with, make sure you have the necessary permissions to edit your server’s settings. By default, only server owners and users with administrative privileges can perform this action.

  1. Firstly, open Discord and navigate to your server’s homepage.
  2. Next, locate the server name at the top left corner of the screen. It should be displayed prominently above the list of channels.
  3. Click on the server name with your mouse or trackpad. This will open a drop-down menu with various options for managing your server.
  4. In this drop-down menu, look for the “Server Settings” option and click on it.

    This will take you to the settings page for your Discord server.

  5. In the left sidebar of the settings page, locate and click on “Overview”.

  6. In this section, you’ll find an input field labeled “Server Name”.
    • Select and delete the current name in this field using your keyboard.
    • Type in your desired new name for the server.
    • You can use HTML styling elements to make your server name stand out. For example, if you want to make it bold, enclose it in <b> tags like this: <b>Your Server Name</b>. Similarly, for an underlined effect, enclose it in <u> tags.
  7. Once you’re satisfied with the new name and any styling you’ve added, click the “Save Changes” button at the bottom of the page.

Congratulations! You have successfully edited your Discord server’s name. The new name will now be displayed across Discord’s interface for all members of your server to see.

Important Considerations:

While editing your server’s name is a simple process, there are a few important things to keep in mind:

  • Server names are limited to a maximum of 100 characters.
  • You can only edit the server name once every hour. This restriction helps prevent abuse and spamming of server names.
  • If your server is partnered with Discord or has reached a certain size, you may need to contact Discord support for assistance with changing the server name.

In conclusion, Discord provides an easy way to edit your server’s name. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you’ll be able to update your server’s name quickly and efficiently. Remember to consider any limitations or restrictions that may apply and use HTML styling elements like bold and underline tags to make your server name visually engaging.

We hope this article has been helpful! If you have any further questions or need more assistance, feel free to reach out to us or consult Discord’s official documentation.