How To See Twitch Chat While Streaming With One Monitor?

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Mostly when we are doing streaming on Twitch or even on Youtube we are handling many things at the same time. Most of the time beginners don’t know how to see chat if they have only one monitor? So, today we are going to see about how to read Twitch chat while streaming with one monitor?

In the start, we don’t have a budget to set up two monitors as big streamers do. They stream on one monitor and on the second monitor they are reading chats of fans and also seeing the views and growth of the channel.

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How To See Twitch Chat While Streaming With One Monitor?

Windowed Mode

I am going honest with you and let you know that you have only one way to see or read the chats with one monitor and that is windowed mode. You have to play your game in window mode and in this way you can easily check and manage other related things from time to time. Like you are playing a game and you feel there is a time in gameplay you can see the chat and turn your game into windowed mode and see the chats.

How To See Twitch Chat While Streaming With One Monitor

Smart Phone Or Tablet

That’s a bit common and you might know that smartphone also a way to see chats and other stats. Normally, everyone has smartphones regardless of cheap or expensive but almost everyone has them. You can use your mobile to see chats and respond to your fans. For this, you need to login to your channel through the email id you are using.


Restream is a platform that also helps you with this problem. You just need to understand their interface.

  • Go to Restream. io and click on sign up option
  • Simply create account
  • Verify your email
  • After that attach your twitch account to them
  • There are several options you see and you find the chat settings as well


Being a streamer it’s important to interact with people who watch your streams. And that’s your responsibility to reply to them. So, use one of these ways to reply to them and build a strong relationship with them even you are in beginning and don’t have a good budget for the second monitor.

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Saqib Ali

Saqib Ali

Saqib Ali is a Computer Science Graduate and passionate about Technology. He loves to write about gadgets, computer devices, etc.

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