How To Backup A Discord Channel Or Server

Discord is one of the most popular social media platforms to communicate with your friends or other people from all around the world. In Discord people creates various channels and server to communicate with each other. So we can say that servers are a very important part of Discord. But what if you delete your server by any mishap? Or someday you find that your server doesn’t exist anymore.

Quite a tense situation!! Right!! You can create a backup of your server or channel to tackle this kind of situation. If you don’t know how to do so, don’t worry, in this post, we are going to discuss how you can create a backup for your Discord server.

Create backup for the Discord server

Creating a backup for a Discord server is not that tough. You can directly create a server template for backup, or you can use a third-party Discord bot to do so. We are sharing the details for both so that you can ultimately decide which one to use.

Creating backup using server template

  • Open Discord
  • Go to the specified server
  • Click on the server name drop-down
  • Click on server settings.
  • ( Or alternatively, right-click on the server that you want to use as server template
server template discord
  • Click on “Server Settings” )
  • Now go to “Server Template”
  • You will be redirected to a new window, enter the template title and description
new server template discord
  • Click on “Generate Template”
  • A server template link will be generated
copy new server template discord
  • Click on “Copy” button to share or use the template.

You have successfully created the server template that you can use to create a new server with the same settings and permissions as of the template.

Using bot to create server backup on Discord

There are various bot available that you can use to create server backup on Discord. We are going to talk about Xenon Bot, it is one of the most popular and easy to use, if you want you can use any of the bot available.

  • First of all create a new Discord server, it will store the backup server
  • Go to Xenon Bot website, click on “Invite” button
invite xenon bot
  • Select the server, click on “Continue” button
xenon bot install
  • Click on “Authorize” button
authorize xenon bot
  • Now type in ‘/backup create’ command to start creating the backup (ignore “Option”)
create backup xenon bot
  • You will get a backup ID, copy that
copy backup id
  • Go to the new server that we created
  • Type ‘/backup load <backupid>’, press Enter
load backup id
  • Click on the “Continue” button
  • Click on the “Confirm” button
confirm server backup
  • And done!!

Discord channel backup?

Channels are the internal part of the server. When you create the backup using the template or even with the bot, all the channels will get automatically backed up with the server as well. So you don’t have to worry about the channel backup.

Wrapping Up

Now you know how you can create a backup for your Discord server or channel so that you don’t face any kind of issue in the future and you can use the backup whenever needed. That’s it for this post, hope you liked it.

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