How to whisper on Twitch – Daily Report


Would you like to talk privately with someone on a Twitch stream?

Sign in to Twitch Whisper.

While it sounds like the beginning of a horror movie, it’s actually a pretty simple concept.

So let me show you how to whisper on Twitch and what are the benefits.

How to whisper on Twitch?

Whispering on Twitch is like private messaging someone on Instagram or Facebook. It is used when you want to communicate with a single user, instead of texting the broadcast chat.

But how do you PM on Twitch?

There are several ways to do this, depending on the device you are using.

Windows/MAC operating system

Let’s look at PCs and laptops first. This is what you need to do:

1. Open a broadcast through the browser or the Twitch app.

2. Enter the following command in chat: “/w username” followed by your message. Replace the Username with a real one.

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3. Press Enter or click the Whisper button.

Watch? It’s not that hard to send whispers on Twitch.

Now let’s see how to whisper to someone on Twitch by tapping their name.

1. Again, open a stream.

2. Click on a user.

3. Tap the Whisper button.

A chat panel will appear at the bottom of the window.

It was even easier, right?

Android / iPhone

Today, most people watch streams on their mobile devices. Therefore, it would be a good idea to show you how to whisper on the Twitch mobile app.

Choose your fighter:

Insert a command line

We have already discussed this, but repetition is the mother of knowledge or something like that.

1. Open a stream in the Twitch app.

2. Type the following command: “/w username” followed by a message.
Replace the Username with a real handle.

3. Click the Submit button next to the input field.

The second way to PM someone on Twitch Live Chat is playing your name.

1. Open a stream and select a user you want to whisper to in a Twitch chat.

2. Select Whisper and start chatting.

And the third option on how to PM someone on Twitch is visiting your profile.

1. Open the Twitch app and find the user you want to message.

2. Click on the three-dot menu in the upper right corner of the screen and select the Whisper option.

The last two ways will. open a new chat panel where you two can talk. Whispering on Twitch via a command line will send your message to the same panel, but it does not open it.

To access all of your social activities, including Twitch Whispers, go to the Social section.

1. Open the Twitch app and go to the top right corner of the window.

2. Select the Chat Box icon and tap the Whisper option.

mobile social dashboard

Advice: You can also message people from your Social section by clicking Whisper to Someone.

How to manage whispers on Twitch?

While the Whisper feature is useful, it can be annoying at times. For example, if you send an allowed private message to strangers, they might start harassing you.

So let’s discuss how to turn whispers on or off on Twitch.

Windows/MAC operating system

We’ll start with PCs and laptops again because it feels like the natural order of things. So here’s how to do it:

1. Open the Twitch app and go to your avatar in the upper right corner of the window.

2. Click on it and select Settings from the dropdown menu.

3. Go to the Security & Privacy tab and scroll down until you find the Privacy section.

You have two options: block a user and get rid of their messages completely, or block whispers from strangers.

Please note that you he could still get PMs from strangers if you text him first.

Whisper Management on PC

You can also manage your whispers by accessing them through the Chat Box icon next to your avatar.

Chat panel on a PC

By hovering over a certain chat and selecting the Trash icon, you can remove Twitch Whispers.

Stop notifications from those chats or block the user altogether stop receiving their whispers.

turn off whispered notifications or block a user

Android / iPhone


Mobile devices.

Follow these steps:

1. Open the Twitch app and tap on your avatar in the top left corner.

2. Touch Account Settings, and then choose Security & Privacy.

3. Scroll down and find Block whispers from strangers. If you want to stop receiving PM from strangers, please turn it on. Otherwise, leave it off.

To disable the Twitch whisper notification for a particular chat or to block a user, you must:

1. Open Twitch and tap the Chat Box icon in the top right corner.

2. Touch the Whispers tab.

3. Touch and hold a particular chat to disable its Twitch Whisper notification or block the user. You can also remove the chat by tapping the Hide button.

Stop mobile notifications

Congratulations! You have now learned how to whisper with someone on Twitch.


The best thing about Twitch is the friends you make along the way. This is mainly thanks to the chat box.

But sometimes you want to discuss something with a specific person, not all of the two million users watching. That’s exactly why I taught you how to whisper on Twitch.

You can now successfully complete your Gossip Girl transformation.


It’s a joke.