Tips and Tricks

Unofficial knowledge base about the Telegram messenger

Add a description or make custom memes using multiple text styles.
Respond directly to an individual message by replying. Replies are threaded, so you can keep conversations organized – tap to highlight and scroll to the original message. In group chats, replies send a mention notification that the user will see even if they have the chat muted.
Go to Settings > Data and Storage > Storage Path on Android to start saving your Telegram media and files to your SD Card. Storage Usage Settings let you free up space on your device – without deleting any messages or media.
Every Telegram user has unlimited cloud storage, and you can use themed private channels to store all your media and files.
You can schedule messages in your Saved Messages chat to remind yourself about future errands and events.
You never have to ask someone where they found their stickers – just tap a sticker in any chat to add the pack to your library.
Seamlessly update the phone number linked to your account from the Settings page in any app. Keeping your number up to date ensures that you can always receive SMS login codes when you need to access your account.
Create a username in Settings to let other users search for your profile – without sharing your phone number. Usernames give you a unique link to your profile that you can post or share anywhere. If you prefer not to have a username, you can go to Settings > Privacy and Security > Phone […]