Users can choose whether or not GIFs automatically play

By Brandy Shaul

46 mins ago

Did you know that you can stop Discord from automatically playing GIFs as you use the application? Our guide will show you how this is done.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Discord app on iOS.

Step 1: Tap your profile picture on Discord’s navigation menu at the bottom of the screen.

Step 2: Under the “App Settings” section, tap “Text & Images.”

Step 3: Tap the toggle to the right of “Automatically play GIFs when possible.” to stop GIFs from automatically animating as you use Discord.