Questions tagged [telegram-messenger]

Use this tag for questions about Telegram for desktop or other questions related to Telegram and your computer.

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How do I convert my existing Telegram group to a local group?

Telegram has added a new option to pin a group to a location, but I only see the option to create a new group. I would like to pin my existing supergroup to a location, how to do that?
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How does one enable/disable inline bot use in Telegram chats?

Attempting to use inline bots (including official ones such as @gif and @pic) in a specific Telegram group chat I'm in fails, regardless of the sender. Depending on various factors, including the ...
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Telegram/WhatsApp … How to restrict group members from seeing others posts

I have a small group of people and I send them ideas for new projects and every member should share his work with me. Having all the members in seperate chats is lots of work and If the group grows I ...
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How to stop telegram from translating bot messages?

The first message(Welcome message of the bot) is in English ,but the other messages e.g. bot settings are being automagically translated to another language; how to stop this? I'm using Telegram ...
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Telegram automatically detects OpenVPN GUI connection, Browser doesn't

I'm using OpenVPN GUI and it successfully connects. Telegram automatically detects the new settings (TCP) but web browsers don't. How can I fix this? Google Chrome gives the ...
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Telegram message search issue with East Asian languages

It is a known issue that Telegram message search does not work correctly with East Asian languages (Chinese, Japanese, Korean) or any language that does not use spaces to separate words (see here, ...
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How to programmatically upload files to Telegram?

Since Telegram is an infinite cloud service, I use it as a secondary backup location. I would like to automate this so that I don't have to remember to do it every month (in the last two years I ...
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How to restore pinned message in Telegram super group?

I've mistakenly closed the pinned message for a super group on Telegram I am not an admin of. Is there an easy way to restore the pinned message without the admin having to re-pin? Seems like this ...
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Telegram web client does not remember my login in Firefox?

I have recently reinstalled Firefox (my OS is macOS 10.14 Mojave) and the Telegram web client no longer remembers my login. Always used to work fine before, but not anymore. Every time I start ...
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Is it possible to disable emojs in Telegram desktop?

I do not use emojis, but they are forever being triggered accidentally by my mouse movements - and I have to cancel them to be able to read the comment I am responding to. I have asked the question in ...
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I can not login the Telegram macOS version

I can not login the Telegram in my Mac. If I use the proxy, the Proxy load the connect a long time, and endless:
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telegram desktop doesn't auto download pictures

Unfortunately Telegram Desktop doesn´t download pictures even if I enable all options as told below. How to disable telegram desktop auto media download feature Does anybody know help?
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Telegram API and Local Intranet web application

The Scenario A web application running in a local Intranet on Linux based server. The web application should not be accessible from the Internet. This web application will use Telegram API to send ...
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Using proxy in Telegram messenger

In Telegram messenger, there is an option to set connection type. I can set my proxy setting and use Telegram with the proxy. I would like to know if I use the proxy, are my data and privacy forwarded ...
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Get a Telegram notification only when a word is used on a channel [closed]

I'm subscribed to a Telegram channel that sometimes sends more than 20 messages a minute but I'm really interested in one or two of those messages a day. The messages I'm interested in all will ...
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How to save all files/links from a telegram chat/channel?

I want to save ALL http(s) links and/or files, posted to some telegram chat (private or group) or channel (like mailing list). I need an analog of TumblOne (for tumblr) VkOpt (able to save chating ...
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How do I use two-step verification for the Telegram Mac OS application?

They have an option to set an additional password, but that only applies to that application and merely lets you lock the window.
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Sign up to Telegram without installing native mobile app [closed]

Is there a way to sign up to Telegram with the web version and a phone number just by receiving an SMS, without the need to install a native mobile app?
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Telegram “fork” with all messages encrypted [closed]

Now Telegram messenger allows end-to-end encryption only for secret chats, does anybody know any "forks" of Telegram or analogues where all the messages are stored only end-to-end encrypted on its ...
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Where are the files being currently downloaded or unsuccessfully partial download files from Telegram Web being stored on my PC?

UPDATE_2: Even on closing Telegram Web and reentering, I get the same problem of empty clicks on Download link under the same files that had the problem before. UPDATE: Some of my friends have ...
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How to associate Telegram links in Google Chrome with a portable Telegram Messenger?

So, when you have the installer version of Telegram Messenger installed, when you click on a telegram link in chrome (didn't try other browsers) for example this link, you get a page like this. Now... ...
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Conference call with both mobile user and Skype user?

I have PC and Android phone. I have unlimited calls on mobile phones inside country and unlimited wi-fi. The problem is that my grandparents don`t use internet and my parents live outside of country....
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ffmpeg - how to convert any media file to telegram opus audio note?

I am looking for the correct ffmpeg command line to use with ffmpeg to convert any sound file (any format) to a mono Opus OGG audio file for use with Telegram to send it as a vocal note. This is the ...
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When using Telegram on multiple devices, where do End-to-End-encrypted chats arrive at?

I have two (Android) devices with Telegram installed. Somebody started a private chat with me and gave up because I did not see it on my phone. When I later looked onto my tablet I saw the encrypted ...
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Total file quota on Telegram

Telegram says that one can send files up to 1.5 GB. Does that mean in total or per file? If it meant per file, one could just misuse that as a backup service, right? One could pack up data in packets ...
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How to disable telegram desktop auto media download feature

Im having telegram on my windows 7 desktop machine. I wanted to know is there a way to disable the "automatic media download" option that exists in telegram desktop? which causes the app to download ...
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Can't type ç on some programs

I've configured the language on my Debian 8 keyboard to US, international with dead keys, and in some programs I can type ç by doing ' and c. For example, Iceweasel works. But on telegram it won't... ...
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Upload hangs on Windows 10 and Atheros AR8152 NIC

I have a strange problem with my laptop running Windows 10. When I try to upload some file (from Telegram messenger, from the browser on Imgur/VK/whatever) it hangs and doesn't pass. Process starts, ...
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How to group chat with upto 1000 people?

We are a newly formed housing society with around 400 houses and upto 800 members. We want to set up a group chat among us via any app which is cross platform (Windows, Android, iOS). We have tried: ...
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Save Telegram chat log

I am not able to save chat log with Telegram. Telegram on Android, Mac OS X, Windows and Linux do not give this option to user, as far as I know. This is a basic feature and it is disappointing and ...