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|D Diminished chord intervals and notes|
|Intervals||1 - b3 - b5 - 6|
|Notes in D dim||D - F - G# (Ab) - B|
The diminished chord is a triad with two minor thirds, or a minor third and a diminished fifth, which gives us an unstable chord, which needs to be resolved to another chord.
Here are 6 voicings of the Ddim guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.
If you hear a string buzzing, stop and check your fingers.
Chord theory is helpful in undertanding why each chord is played the way it is. If you really want to advance, learn the theory behind chords as well.