How to Stream Hulu on Discord? (Without Black Screen)‍

If you’re a fan of both Hulu and Discord, you might be wondering if it’s possible to stream Hulu content to your friends on Discord. The good news is that it is possible to do so.

Discord is a popular communication platform that offers unique features such as the ability to create private servers, send private and group text messages, make voice calls, and share videos and pictures through the Go Live feature. This feature was designed for live-streaming video games and supports a variety of games such as Minecraft, Roblox, and CS: GO, among others.

In this article, we’ll provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to stream Hulu on Discord. So, let’s take a look at how you can easily stream Hulu on discord without a black screen.

How to Stream Hulu on Discord?

If you’re looking for a fun way to spend time with friends, watching movies and TV shows together is a great option. Hulu offers an extensive collection of video content and is easily accessible on various devices.

To enjoy Hulu content with your friends, you can follow the steps to stream Hulu on Discord.

Step 1: You have to download, install, and launch the Discord software via its official website on your operating system. Now, either create your account, enter the existing site’s credentials, or scan the QR code from your mobile app.

If you use the web version of Discord on your PC, then you won’t be able to stream Hulu on Discord.

Step 2: Open up the Hulu app on your system, launch it, sign up, and start the show whatever you want.

Step 3: Again go to the Discord application and click on the ‘Settings’ icon in the left corner of your screen.

click on Setting in discord app.

Step 4: In the side menu, go to ‘Registered Games’ under the ‘Activity Settings> Click on ‘Add it’.

Step 5: Choose the internet browser that you used to access the Hulu website from the available options. For example, if you used Google Chrome, select that option.

Choose the internet browser on discord.

Step 6: Go to the server where you want to stream the Hulu content and select a voice channel

select a voice channel to show hulu content on discord.

Step 7: You will notice a ‘Share Screen’ option in the bottom left corner above your username. Click on this option to open a popup window.

click on Share Screen to shre hulu content on discord

Step 8: On this particular screen, you can customize the resolution and frame rate to suit your preferences. By default, the setting is at 720p resolution with 30 frames per second. However, if you have a Nitro plan, you can choose to have a higher resolution and frame rate.

select frame rate according to your preferences

Step 9:  Hit the ‘Go Live button to start streaming Hulu on Discord.

How to Stream Hulu on Discord Without Black Screen?

During streaming on Discord, some users may experience a black screen problem where the only thing visible on Discord is a black screen when starting the stream. This is because hardware acceleration would have been enabled on your browser.

Here are the steps you need to follow to disable Hardware Acceleration on Google Chrome:

  • Open the Google Chrome internet browser and click on the menu in the top right corner of your screen.
  • Next, select the ‘Settings’ option.
  • In the sidebar menu, click on the ‘System’ option.
  • On this page, you will see a toggle option that allows users to use hardware acceleration when available. Disable this option and then restart your Chrome browser. 
disable the hardware acceleration option on chrome.
  • Once you have deactivated hardware acceleration, you can now stream Hulu on Discord without any issues.

To disable hardware acceleration on your Discord application, here are the steps that you can follow:

  1. Open the Discord application on your Windows desktop or Mac.
  2. Next, go to ‘Settings’ by clicking on the gear icon on the left corner of your screen.
  3. Then, go to the ‘Voice and Video’ category and disable the ‘Video Codec’ option. This will disable the hardware acceleration.
disable the hardware acceleration option on discord.

How to Stream Hulu on Discord on Fire TV/ Android TV?

In today’s age, many of us have grown accustomed to watching movies on laptops and mobile devices. However, watching movies on a big TV screen offers an unparalleled viewing experience. With high-resolution screens and superior sound quality, it enhances the overall watching experience.

If you want to learn how to stream Hulu on Discord on Fire TV/ Android TV, then make sure to follow the steps below:

  1. Firstly, make sure that you have a smart TV. Next, download the Airscreen app on your TV. Airscreen is a wireless streaming receiver for Airplay, Cast, Miracast, and DLNA. It allows you to mirror your laptop screen to your TV.
  2. Once you have installed Airscreen, open the app. Chromecast and Miracast will be automatically enabled on your Android TV or Fire TV Stick.
  3. Next, on the bottom right side of your Windows PC, go to the action center and select Project. Choose “Connect” and select the directly chosen device.
  4. From the menu, select Android TV or Fire TV. Now, you would be able to stream Hulu on Discord on Fire TV/ Android TV.


Why am I facing a Black Screen Issue While Streaming Hulu on Discord?

The reason is enabling hardware acceleration on your browser can cause the black screen issue while streaming on Discord. To disable hardware acceleration on Chrome, open the application and click on the menu located at the top right corner of your screen. Next, select the ‘Settings’ option and click on the ‘System’ option in the sidebar menu. On this page, you can disable hardware acceleration.

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