Fix 2: Run Discord as administrator for How to turn off discord overlay
If you haven’t run Discord as an administrator, then you may face the Discord overlay, not working issues. Try to run your Discord as an administrator to see if this problem resolves or not.
- On your desktop, click right on the shortcut of Discord and select Properties.
- Then the pop-up window, go to the Compatibility tab. And check the box right next to Run this program as an Administrator and click OK.
- Now on your desktop, double-click on the shortcut of Discord to open it.
- Rerun your game.
See if the issue reappears. Otherwise, you have fixed how to disable discord overlay.