The yellow border while screen sharing is an infamous issue that Discord users noticed when they updated the application after an update released three months ago from the time of writing. In this guide, we will talk about how to fix this yellow border when screen sharing on Discord issue. 

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How to Fix Yellow Border When Screen Sharing on Discord

You can fix the yellow border issue in Discord whenever you are screen sharing by simply updating the application. 

The yellow border issue was first encountered by users a few months back. Soon, the developers started addressing the issue across different social platforms. 

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And in the process, we learned that the yellow border issue was caused by the developers’ end because of a “bug in the code that was not detecting this appropriately.”

Here is what one of the devs had to say about the yellow border issue while screen sharing in Discord:

“We are using a new form of graphics capture. However, on older versions of windows (windows 10) specifically, this graphics capture interface would make the window being captured having a yellow border. On windows 11, it does not have the yellow border.”

“We had a bug in the code that was not detecting this appropriately.”

“For now, we are rolling back this new capture interface, so that we can fix this issue, so in around ~30 minutes we should have this fix deployed to the stable client – and the yellow borders will be gone following a reload of your client.”

That being out of the way, here are some other troubleshooting steps to fix the yellow border issue in Discord:

  • Update Windows to the latest version. 
  • Switch to Windows 11 if possible. 
  • Restart the application. 
  • Restart your PC. 

That is it. That should fix the yellow border while screen sharing issue in Discord. 

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