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[Bug] BetterDiscord incompatible with latest Stable on Mac

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Describe the Bug After updating to the latest Discord version, BetterDiscord refuses to work and its installer. Installer doesn’t allow to re-install BD since it displays an error that shows Failed to install to : ReferenceError: cannot access 'fs' before initialization. Even after reinstalling the installer the bug is still present.

To Reproduce

  1. Download latest discord version on any MacOS version
  2. Download BandagedBD
  3. Press “Install BandagedBD”
  4. Click install
  5. Errors are shown

Expected Behavior BBD installs BD and on Discord startup BD launches


Discord Version Stable, latest

Additional Context Problem only occurs on MacOS (Any versions)

Issue Analytics

  • State:closed
  • Created 2 years ago
  • Reactions:78
  • Comments:32 (3 by maintainers)

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rauenzicommented, Mar 24, 2021

Instead of adding a new comment, please react 👍 to the original issue if you have the same issue.

SwiftWindscommented, Apr 1, 2021

<del>Current workaround for macOS is to: 1. close discord this file: and extract it. 3.You should get an app folder; paste that app folder in /Applications/ 4.restart discord may need to go to settings to reenable the themes/plugins Credits: @lukasbableck of the BetterDiscord2 server</del>

EDIT: don’t do this. Instead, download the latest beta installer from here:

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