Discord is the chat app voice for PC games, mainly due to its clear interface and user-friendly in-game overlay. Activate and customize your own game overlay to minimize distractions and stay focused on the game.
How activate Discord game overlay
To activate Discord game overlay, open the Settings menues by clicking on the gear icon next to your name and avatar near the bottom left corner of the window.
Under the Settings application, open the '' Overlay tab and click the button next to 'Enable overlay in game. By default, you can lock the overlay by pressing Shift + `(it's the key near the Tab key on your keyboard ). You can change this settingre by clicking on the keyboard icon and pressing a new key combination.
How to customize the Discord game overlay
You can use the settings in this menu to change the size of the avatars displayed in the overlay or to choose when names and users are displayed.
Scroll to the bottom of the Overlay menu to find the notification position. Click on one of the four gray corners of the screen to define where you want the overlay to appear. Then click on the backslash icon in the middle to turn off the noti overlay.
You can also click the toggle at the bottom of the menu to display text notifications as well as regular voice notifications.
To activate or deactivate the superposition Discord game for specific games, open the Settings menu and select the "Game Activity" tab. Click the monitor icon to the right of a game to toggle the overlay on or off.
You can adjust these parameters during the game Display the overlay menu in the game by pressing Shift + `(or your custom keyboard shortcut, if you define one) then clicking on the ro icon.uage.
How to pin Windows to the game overlay Discord
Once your overlay is operational, you can pin a text chat window to your game. Start any game, then press Shift + `(or the key combination that you defined earlier) to display the in-game overlay menu. Click the pin icon to bring up a feeven when you lower the overlay menu in the game. You can adjust the opacity of this window by clicking on the Opacity icon and adjusting the slider.
Discord really provides all the settings that players in particular want from a VoIP application. Make sure your overlay is as clean and non-intrusive as possible, while displaying all of the information you havez need to track your team.