Discord is one of the most popular platform for gamers’ chat worldwide. This platform is also rapidly growing its popularity and use among other people as well since it provides its users with the facilities to chat, form groups, and watch movies online with their friends, and many more. But do you know that you can also bold in Discord?
This feature to bold in Discord is used in order to draw attention to your messages as when you bold a text, a user is most likely to think that it is more important than the rest of the messages and focus on what it has to say. You can also bold channel names, server names, status messages, and usernames.
If you are just coming to know about this feature that Discord provides and are having confusion about how to use it, worry no more because, with this article, we have a solution to your problems.
How to Bold in Discord?
It is very easy to bold in Discord as you will only have to use some syntax and commands. Not many users on Discord are aware that you can change the formatting of your messages with a few simple commands on the platform. You can bold in Discord by:
1. Using Phones
2. Using PC
1. Using Phones
You can bold in Discord using your phones (both android and iPhone) through the Discord phone app by using the given steps:
1. Launch Discord on your Phone.
2. Go to the channel or, the text box of the person to you want to send a bold message to.
3. Type the message on the chat box but do not send it.
4. Now, add two asterisks on each side of the message i.e. **Message**.
5. Hit send.
You will see that the message will have been bold. In this way, you can bold in Discord using your android and iPhone.
2. Using PC
To bold in discord using your PC i.e. through the Discord web app, follow the given steps:
1. Open Discord and go to the channel or inbox you want to send bold messages to.
2. Type the message on the chat box but do not send it.
3. Now, add two asterisks on each side of the message i.e. **Message**. OR, press the key ‘Ctrl+B‘ on your keyboard and type your message between the asterisks that appear.
4. Hit send.
The message will have been sent in bold form.
Additional Text Formatting Commands on Discord
Along with bold, you can also use many other text formatting features in order to make your texts look customized and beautiful on Discord so as to draw the attention of readers. Here are some text formatting commands on discord. They are:
Italics: The syntax for sending a text in Italics format is: *Message*
Bold Italics: The syntax for sending a text in Bold Italics format is: ***Message***
Underline: The syntax for sending a text in Underline format is: __Message__
Underline Italics: The syntax for sending a text in Underline Italics format is: __*Message*__
Underline Bold: The syntax for sending a text in Underline Bold format is: __**Message**__
Underline Bold Italics: The syntax for sending a text in Underline Bold Italics format is: __***Message***__
Strikethrough: The syntax for sending a text in Strikethrough format is: ~~Message~~
Click here to learn more about this in detail: How to Change Font on Discord?
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Can I make a status bold in Discord?
Yes, you can. But, there is no way to bold a status in Discord using Discord itself. So, you can use apps that automatically convert your text to bold such as Lingojam, and enter your status. Then, it will give an output of bold text that you can copy and paste into your status to make it bold.
How to personalize messages in Discord?
To personalize messages in Discord, use the bold and other additional formatting features listed above when you are texting your friends. You can combine and use as many features in the same message as you want to thus, personalizing them to your preference.
Hence, by using the steps mentioned above, you can now easily bold in Discord. Not just that, with the use of above, mentioned additional text formatting syntax, you can also personalize your text in any way you want and make them took beautiful and important.
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