How to change a Discord server's name

Updated: 06/06/2021 by Computer Hope
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The Discord chat service has a wide variety of features and customization options. One of these features is the ability to change the name of a server you created. To learn how to do so, follow the steps below.


Only the server owner, or anyone with a server role with moderator privileges can customize a server's name and icon.

How to change a Discord server's name

  1. Open the Discord program or navigate to the Discord website.
  2. If you access Discord through the website, click the Open Discord button.
  3. On the left side of the screen, click the server you want to change.

Server list in Discord.

  1. Once you've selected the server, click its name near the top.

Discord server title.

  1. Select Server Settings from the drop-down menu that appears.

Server settings on Discord.

  1. On the left side of the next screen, ensure the Overview tab is selected.

Overview selector

  1. In the center of the screen, under Server Overview, click inside the Server Name field, and then type the new desired server name.

Changing server name in Discord.

  1. After typing the new server name, click the Save Changes button at the bottom of the screen.

Save Changes button


Discord server names are case-sensitive, meaning the uppercase and lowercase letters in the new name appear exactly as you typed them.