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How To Stream Netflix On Discord in 2022?


How To Stream Netflix On Discord in 2022?


Discord has been a popular communication, and digital distribution channel focused on gamers. But, in the last few years, Discord has opened various interactions like the Discords Stage channel, which encourages communications and entertainment for the general base. 

Most people think Discord is an app mainly targeted at gaming communities. Still, with change in time, there are other multiple things to explore like streaming, communication, numerous channels, etc.

Like many other users, do you have your close ones that recently joined Discord and want to explore this app? We have good news: you can now stream your favorite Netflix movies and TV shows on your discord channel with your friends and families. In this blog, you will learn how to do so. 

On the other hand, Netflix is the most popular OTT platform. Netflix includes award-winning movies, TV shows, anime, cartoons, games, and various content, making it suitable for young and adult viewers. Having more than 222 million subscribers, Netflix has plenty to offer, and that's why viewers are interested in quality content. So, you can have a good time surfing around Netflix and watching your favorite shows with your close ones.

Read more: How to Stream Movies and Games with Friends on Discord?

Steps to stream Netflix on Discord

Discord has plenty to offer for its gaming and general audiences. Streaming, becoming one of the popular features in Discord, has been widely used in the community. Are you waiting to stream Netflix's movies and TV series with your friends on Discord? It's quite easy and possible.

To stream Netflix's content on Discord, you should ensure you are connected to a server. You can create your server or join your friend's server. Here are the steps on how to stream Netflix on Discord:

  1. On your browser, navigate Netflix's website and log in with your Netflix ID and password.
  2. Open Discord on your pc and make sure you are connected to a server( You can download the Discord app for free if you have not got it yet)
  3. On your Discord app, go to settings and click Game Activity.
  4. After clicking Add It! you can choose any tap on your browser with a live streaming feature.
  5. Select Netflix and click Add Game on the application
  6. Click on the Screen icon after you leave the settings.
  7. Discord will now enable the Screen Share option.
  8. When you are ready to stream, you can click Go Live; it will stream your streaming TV shows or movies with your friend.
  9. If you wish to end the watch party, you can press the End Call button.

How to remove the Black screen while streaming Netflix on Discord?

The black screen issue has been faced by many users while streaming Netflix shows and movies on Discord. Thankfully, there are some methods to fix these issues. Try the below-given methods to resolve your issue,

On Discord

  1. Open the Discord app.
  2. Click settings
  3. Go to Voice & Video
  4. Toggle off the  OpenH264 Video Codec option
  5. Turn off the option "Use our latest technology to capture your screen" if you are still unable to stream Netflix on Discord.

On Web Browser

If you are still facing black screen issues while streaming, we suggest you change the web browser settings to stream Netflix.

If you are using Google Chrome, follow the method given below,

  1. Open Google chrome
  2. Go to Settings which comes under the"⋮"icon on the top right corner
  3. Click on Advanced on the drop-down menu 
  4. Go to System
  5. Disable Use hardware acceleration when available option

For Firebox users, follow the given steps,

  1. Open Firefox browser
  2. Click on Settings on the top right 
  3. Click Manage more settings
  4. Go to General
  5. Scroll till Performance
  6. Uncheck Recommended performance settings 
  7.  Uncheck Use hardware acceleration when available option when it pop-ups 

If you are a Microsoft Edge user, follow the given process,

  1. Open Microsoft Edge 
  2. Press the "…" symbol on the top right of your screen and go to Settings
  3. Click System and performance settings
  4. Disable  Use hardware acceleration when available option

If you are using any other browser, you can similarly disable Hardware Acceleration Option on your settings. This will resolve your black screen issue, and the content will become visible.

How to stream Netflix on Discord without a sound issue?

Sound issues have been faced by many users streaming Netflix on Discord. When you stream TV shows or movies, your friends and other users on the channel cannot hear audio.

Make sure all of the drivers are functioning properly on your system. 

Also, sometimes Discord needs to have administrative access. Ensure you have managed and fulfilled all the requirements and permission. And, Make sure your screen share feature is stable, and don't forget to update your discord application.

How to stream Netflix on Discord on the phone?

Unfortunately, streaming Netflix on a discord app on your phone, whether Android or iPhone, is impossible. Due to Digital Right Management limitations, you will not be able to stream. But you can always enjoy your favorite Netflix TV shows and movies on your mobile phone if your friend is streaming.

However, the audio and video quality is perfect on your phone rather than the computer. The discord app is often lag-free when you compare it to your pc. So, you can always communicate without disturbance.

Is it illegal to stream Netflix on Discord?

Unfortunately, it is not legal to stream Netflix on a Discord application. But, the restrictions also depend on your country's law. Nevertheless, Netflix has not put any limits on Discord for streaming its content. So, you can still easily access Netflix on Discord.


Discord being a Streaming Netflix on Discord is a straightforward process, and this blog has listed the process to stream your favorite Netflix content on Discord with your friends and close ones. If you face any issues while streaming, some solutions are provided.

Now you can have a good time watching your favorite Netflix TV series, movies, cartoons, or any other shows with your close ones by streaming on Discord on your computer. You will not be able to stream Netflix on Discord on your mobile phone due to DRM limitations.