How To View Pinned Messages In Discord

Millions of people use Discord daily. In fact, more than 130 million people have downloaded the app to become a part of this community. This number managed to help the app climb to the top. Now it is one of the most popular apps for communication among the gaming community. 

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Because of how famous it is, newcomers join every day. If you are new to discord and you recently joined multiple populated servers, you would want to keep your messages in check. That’s where the pinning option comes in. 

Discord gives you the option to pin important messages. This way, you will have quick access to them. These messages don’t have to be recent. In fact, even old pinned messages will remain in your quick access bar for a while. 

How to Pin Messages in Discord

Before we show you how to view your pinned messages, you first have to know how to pin your messages. This is a simple trick you will love to use. This way, you will never forget a single important message. Here is how you can do it. 

Step 1

Go to the message you want to pin. On the far right end of the message, you will notice a cog. This is the settings menu. Press on it. 


Step 2

 Now Discord will ask you to select what you want to do with the message. Go ahead and press the first option – “Pin”. 

There is also a second option. You can right-click the message you want to pin and this menu will pop up. Select “Pin Message”. Confirm your pin and Discord will automatically save this message in your pinned section. 

How to See Pinned Messages in Discord

Now that you know how to pin your messages, it is time to learn where these messages end up. Follow these simple steps and you will find your important messages in no-time. Once you learn it, you will use it every day. Here is how you can do it.

Step 1

Open your Discord. Go to the top menu on the far right. Select the pin option which is next to your notification option. See the screenshot below if you can’t find it. 

Step 2

 Now a submenu will pop up. This is the section you are looking for. Now you can see all of your pinned messages under “Pinned Messages”. It is that easy. Here you can filter all of your important messages. You won’t miss a single one. 


Pinning your messages is a good way to keep important information within reach. That is why knowing how to do it can be the best way to keep track of your messages. As you can see, it is very easy to pin and find the pinned messages. You will quickly learn how to do it. 

All you have to do is try it out for yourself. Once you get the hang of it, you will do it every day. Especially if you joined multiple different servers with plenty of people. This is a useful trick to know.