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How to Fix Twitter / X Links Not Embedding On Discord

Embedded Tweets allow you to incorporate Twitter content into third-party sites.

These embedded Tweets can even display live Periscope video streams.

The tool takes care of displaying author attribution, Tweet actions, hashtags, and more.

You can embed links from Twitter/X into Discord with Message Embed.

In some cases, these links might not be embedded into Discord.

In this guide, you’ll learn how to fix Twitter/X links not embedding, displaying, or playing on Discord.

How to Fix Twitter / X Links Not Embedding On Discord

To fix Twitter/X links not embedding on Discord, you can try using a different link format (e.g. fxtwitter.com instead of twitter.com).

You also need to ensure that you’ve enabled the “Show embeds and preview website links pasted into chat” option on Discord.

  • https://www.x.com/username/status/link.
  • https://www.twitter.com/username/status/link.
  • https://www.fxtwitter.com/username/status/link.
  • https://www.vxtwitter.com/username/status/link.

Note: Replace the first part of the link with “x.com”, “twitter.com”, “fxtwitter.com”, or “vxtwitter.com”.

Twitter Links Not Embedding On Discord
  1. Open the Discord desktop app and log in to your account.
  2. Click on the settings icon next to your avatar.
  3. Select “Text & Images” under “App Settings”.
  4. Enable “Show embeds and link preview website links pasted into chat”.

Further reading

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