How to Fix Discord Search Broken issue in Windows 10 [Steps]

What is ‘Discord Search Broken’ in Windows 10?

In this article, we are going to discuss on “How to fix Discord Search Broken issue in Windows 10”. You will be guided with easy steps/methods to resolve the issue. Let’s starts the discussion.

‘Discord’: Discord is VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol), Instant Messaging and digital distribution platform available for Microsoft Windows OS, MacOS, Linux, Android, iOS, iPadOS, and web browsers. This service offers you to communicate with voice & video calls, text messaging, media and files in private chats or as part of communities called ‘Servers’. Servers are collection of persistent chat rooms and voice chat channels which can be accessed by invite links.

However, several Windows PC gamers or Discord users reported that they faced ‘Discord Search Broken’ issue on their Windows 10 computer when they tried to use Search function in Discord Client. This issue indicates you are unable to use Search function in Discord Client app in your Windows 10 computer for some reasons. When you try to search something in Discord Client, it shows some error message instead of search results. Let’s take a look at error message.

“Oops, we dropped the magnifying glass.

Uh… can you try searching again?”

There could be several reasons behind the issue including the issue with Discord servers itself, slow or inactive internet connection in your computer, outdated or corrupted version of Discord app, some features like Streamer mode interfering with search bar functionality and other issues. Before troubleshooting the issue, you should make sure there is no issue with Discord server. If you investigate server issue is causing this problem, you will need to wait until server issue is resolved. Let’s go for the solution.

How to fix Discord Search Broken in Windows 10?

Method 1: Fix ‘Discord Search Broken’ issue with ‘PC Repair Tool’

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Method 2: Check if Discord server is up and running

This issue can be occurred if there is some issue with Discord server. You can check Discord server status via ‘’ page and check if the server is up and running. If you investigate there is some issue with Discord server, you will need wait until server issue is resolved.

Method 3: Check if your internet connection and speed

This issue can be occurred due to poor internet connection and speed. You should make sure you have stable internet connection and speed, and there is no issue with internet connection at all. You can reset or restart your router/network connection in order to fix the issue. Also, you can try another network connection/WiFi that provides fast internet speed and then check if the issue is resolved.

Method 4: Update Discord App by restarting

Updating Discord app to latest version can resolve the issue.

Step 1: Find and right-click on ‘Discord’ icon in taskbar or in system tray and select ‘Quit Discord’ button

Step 2: Now, open Discord App again and it will start the update process by itself. Once done, check if the issue is resolved.

Method 5: Contact Discord Support team

If the issue is still persist, then you can contact Discord support team and report your problem, and ask them to resolve the issue. You can access Discord Team for support page via ‘’ page. Hope your problem will be resolved.

Method 6: Uninstall and then reinstall Discord app

Uninstalling Discord App completely in computer and then reinstall it can resolve the issue.

Step 1: Open ‘Control Panel’ in Windows 10 via Windows Search Box and go to ‘Uninstall a Program > Programs & Features’

Step 2: Find and select ‘Discord’ app, and click ‘Uninstall’ button to uninstall the program and after that, restart your computer

Step 3: After restart, open ‘’ page in browser and download & install Discord app in your computer. Once installed, launch Discord app and check if the issue is resolved.


I hope this article helped you on How to fix Discord Search Broken in Windows 10 with several easy steps/methods. You can read & follow our instructions to do so. That’s all. For any suggestions or queries, please write on comment box below.

Samir Prakash Author