Sometimes you need to report someone on Discord because of any of the reasons. But most of you do not know how to report someone on Discord? Your friend that is living in another part of the world might guide you on how to perform the function, but still, you are unable to execute it. Why is it so? Is there something wrong with you, or is there another method for it?
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How to Report Someone on Discord
Remember, each Discord server has a particular set of rules globally. So, every server needs to follow that rule. For instance, you are not allowed to post illegal content. So if you observe your fellow is breaking the rules or posting something inappropriate, then it is your responsibility to report that particular individual. But how to do that? How to report someone on Discord? These are the question that stuck in your mind all the time.
Indeed reporting the person on the Discord might help keep the secure server and save for every individual. SO keep yourself safe and learn how to report people on Discord.
For this, two methods will help you in this regard. Amongst these two methods, one is easy to follow and does not consume many times.
So get ready to find out how to report people on Discord via Mac and PC or the smartphone application for Android and iPhone.
How to Report Someone on Discord (server moderator)
If you would like to report any post or any individual on the Discord, you need to do a few things first. First, you have to talk to the moderator server. So each server of the Discord needs a moderator. The moderator is the person who makes the servers and the team of some people.
Remember, each moderator can delete the post or message and also block the user. It means that you can deal with the people who are causing the issues.
So the next question is how to find the moderator. Or how do you know that person is a moderator or Admin. You can tell kit by clicking on the name of the person and looking for their role. If it mentions Admin or Moderator, then contact that individual and talk about your issues. Some servers use the term moderato and some ADMIN.
One more thing, if the individual has the icon of the crown next to the name, it shows he or she is the owner of the server. So that person is also one of the right options to approach.
If you are unable to find the moderator, then do not worry because sometimes, most of the users do not have an idea about the moderator. You can ask anyone from the group about it. Most people know who the moderator is and will guide you about it.
Once you find about the moderator, then it is time to talk to him privately. And tell him what the issues are and which person you would like to block.
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Remember one thing you may require some evidence against the person who had broken the rule. You can see the screenshot of the inappropriate content or guide the location of the content.
Sometimes Admin or moderator does not respond to your request or more it. If you think that content or the message needs to be reported, then here is another way. Report the user directly to the Trust % Safety Discord team.
So far, you have understood how to contact the moderator. Now it’s time to learn about how to report a discord server.
How to Report People on Discord (trust and Safety)
So there are two means by which you can learn how to report people on Discord.
You can report them via using Computer
Via Mobile phone
Here is the first method
How to Report Someone on Discord on the Computer
So before proceeding towards the steps, it is best to turn on the Developer Mode.
So get ready to find out the solution:
- First, you need to open the Discord on the PC and MAC and then log into it.
- Look at the user name. There is an icon of the gear. It is the present bottom of the window. After that open the Setting of the Discord.
- Once you have opened the setting, check out the option Appearance. It is present in the left sidebar.
- From there, scroll down the bar and look for the Developer Mode option.
- So turn on the option Developer Mode.
- So here you go now, you require the ID of the user that you would like to report.
How to perform the function
TO find the user id of the individual, you have not to click on the name of the person. Here you will find the ID. Copy the ID then paste it to the place where you can access it afterwords.
Once you have done this, this gets the link or the screenshot of the particular message you like to report. For this, you have to go to that specific message and click right on the three dots adjacent to the message. From there, please copy the link paste it for future use.
After that, you need to copy the Message link and User id. Please send it to the Server. You have to provide your email id and paste these two IDs that are Message link and user id in the email. Also, describe your issues and concern, and why do you think they have broken the rule.
Once you have submitted the required information, hit the option submit. These details will send to the Discord server; if they want to respond to the issues, they will email you in this regard.
This method is to report the user via using the Computer. Let us find out about other ways.
Also read: How to enable screen share discord
How to Report Someone on Discord (Mobile)
If you are reporting the person from the Mobile, then you need to open the Developer mode.
- First, you have to open the application from the Android or iPhone and go straight to the option setting.
- There is an icon of gear near the username. So click on the gear icon and go to the setting.
- Are you iPhone users? If yes, then click on the option Appearance and then go straight to the Advanced. For the Android user, you have to scroll down to the option APP settings. From there click on the Behavior. The menu will differ from device to device.
- Now it is time to open the DEVELOPER MODE. And on the Developer mode.
Obtain the User ID
The method of obtaining the User ID is different. It depends upon which smartphone you are using. But here is the general process.
- You need to open the profile of the user and click on the icon.
- After that, click on the dots presents in the right upper corner of your mobile screen. From there choose the option COPY ID
- After that, paste the ID somewhere for future use.
TO get the link to the message you need to hold and tap. For iPhone, choose the option COPY MESSAGE LIN. For android, chooses the option share and then go for the COPY TO CLIPBOARD.
After that, deliver all the information to the Trust & Safety team of Discord for further action. So do not forget to provide a short description of the issues.
Does it work?
Now you have learned how to report someone on Discord. Do let us know are these methods helpful?