Discord Overlay Not Working
What is discord overlay? F your Discord overlay is not working yet you’re playing games. Then you’re not alone! Many other players are reporting these issues. But don’t worry about it!
The good news is that you can fix it merely using the fixes we have listed below. Well, you don’t have to try them all; work your way down the list till you find the one that will work for you.
Fix 1: Check if you Enabled in-Game Overlay in Discord.
- Click on the gear button to open the User Settings.
- On the left panel of the screen, click Overlay. Make sure to turn on the toggle next to Enable in-game overlay option.
- Then on the left panel, click on the Games. Make sure to turn ON the in-game overlay feature for the game that you are playing. If it is turned OFF then in the list of added games, click on the monitor button right next to the game to turn it ON. If the game is not on the list, then run your game and then click Add, to add the game to Discord.
Before trying any other fixes, open Discord to check if in-game How to turn off discord overlay is enabled. This is how to do it.
Run the Nintendo Switch game to see if Discord overlay shows up or not. If not, then try other fixes.