Want to make your DISCORD profile unique or cool? How about adding a profile banner to personalize it even more? In our guide below, we'll show you how to upload a banner to your DISCORD account. Follow us, and we'll cover the steps to do that, whether you're on the phone or on your computer.


In DISCORD, there are different ways to customize your profile. You can change your avatar, the “About Me” section or the color of your profile.

In addition to these personalization options, you can choose to upload a profile banner to your account. You can choose whether you want to use an image or GIF as a kind of cover at the top of your profile.

Before we continue with our guide, please note that banners are available to DISCORD Nitro members. So if you really want to customize your in-app profile, consider increasing your account.

Now that we're all set, here's our guide on how to change your DISCORD profile banner.

How to change your profile banner on DISCORD

If you want to further customize your DISCORD profile, you can choose to add a profile banner. Everyone who checks your profile sees it immediately behind your avatar.

You can add a profile banner from the DISCORD mobile, desktop or web app. With that in mind, here are our step-by-step tutorials that cover all three.

Observation: Profile banners are only available to Nitro users.

In your computer:

  1. Open Discord desktop or web app and log in to your account.
  2. Click the gear / gear icon at the bottom left of the app to open your User Settings.

  3. Click in "User profile”On the left or select the button“ Edit User Profile ”in the My Account tab.

  4. In the Banner section of the profile, click on the “Change Banner" button.

  5. Send a file from your device or choose one of the Gifs offered in the app.

  6. Make some adjustments to the image or GIF and click the button Apply button in the lower right corner.

  7. Don't forget to click “Save editions”At the bottom to confirm your decision.

If you've selected a GIF as your profile banner, it animates when someone sees your profile and hovers over your banner. Always remember that you can crop uploaded images before saving changes to your profile.

In the DISCORD mobile app:

  1. After opening the DISCORD mobile app and logging into your account, tap the hamburger icon in the top left corner of the current channel to open the menu.
  2. touch your profile avatar in the lower right corner of the app.

  3. In the User Settings section, select “User profile. "

  4. Tap on your profile banner and select “Change profile banner”Or“ Load banner ”in the options at the bottom of the screen.

  5. Choose a file from your device that you want to use.
  6. Make some changes to the photo and tap the Verifica icon in the upper right corner of the screen.

  7. Lastly, don't forget to get the Save  icon in the lower right corner to apply changes to your profile.

If you change your mind, you can remove the banner from your profile whenever you like. You can also choose a new one by uploading a file from your device or by selecting a GIF from the desktop and web app.

Customize your profile with banners on DISCORD

Now that you know how to change banners in DISCORD, you can customize your profile even more. Whether you use a GIF or image as a banner is up to you.

Always remember that you can make small changes to your banner before applying it to your profile.

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