If you want to learn more about one of the most popular messaging apps, we have secrets to reveal to you.
When we talk about applications to communicate with friends and family, one of the first that comes to mind and that surely you also have installed on your device, is WhatsApp. However, the Meta messaging app has some other prominent rivalbeing Telegram the most used option outside of said app. This application offers the user both various functionalities, some that are already being studied in a subscription mode, such as security and privacy. You need thoroughly understand lesser-known options of the app? You have come to the right place.
Discover everything that Telegram can offer you and leave WhatsApp aside
We don’t want to go on too long, so we’ll start straight to the point. First, Did you know that you can automatically delete messages in any chat? This functionality is activated by accessing the conversation in question and clicking on the top bar the three vertical dots. You should see the option empty chat. Once pressed, you can delete all the history or let the app itself delete it for you, indicating the time that must pass to do so and clicking on Activate self-delete. By the way, if you want customize default reaction in chat on Android, you must go to the Settings, Chats and Quick reaction. In iOSyou must go to Settings, Stickers and Emojis and Quick reaction.
Usually you will be talking to people that speak your same languagebut if that It is not the casewe suggest you use instant translations, which can be activated via Settings, Idiom Y show translate button. This will allow you to add a translation button to messages that are not written in your native language. By the way, speaking of messages, did you know that you can create secret chats on Telegram? These chat are very useful, as they allow can’t take screenshotsthat messages cannot be forwarded or that they are only available from device where you created them.
On many occasions, especially in groupswe may want to share our opinion about the last chapter of a Seriebut we don’t want to ruin the plot for everyone. On this occasion, we can use the functionality that allows the user to smudge part of a message. you simply have to write all the text and then select the part you want to hide. On the computer you must do right click and on a mobile device press about the selection. The option spoilers it will be available and you will simply have to click to use it. when you get a hidden message and you want to know its content, you will simply have to click on it to reveal it.
If you are one of those who like to have saved special messagesor make one reminder list For example, nothing is easier than clicking on the message in question and selecting the forward arrow option. You can send your saved messages to the chat of the same name, being able to save texts, images or files. Speaking of files, I imagine you know that with Telegram you have unlimited storage to share content with your contacts, with the only drawback that the maximum size must be less than 2Gb.
Hasn’t it ever happened to you that you want to meet someone and you don’t know exactly where you are? you have two ways share your location on telegram. Within a group or a private chat, next to the text bar, you will see the clip icon. Click on it and different options will appear on the screen, having to choose the one that says Location. Here you can select Real-time location…which will allow the rest of the people in the group to know your location at all times, or Send selected locationbeing able to modify the point of the map where you are if you are not correctly located.
If you are one of those people who likes fully personalize your deviceyou will know that you can also give a different touch to the notifications. If you want silence themclick on the user or group name and then in Mute. You can choose if you want to do it forever or for a specific period of time. On the other hand, but also talking about notifications, you will be able to choose a audio file to customizepressing again on the Name and accessing Notifications. You will have to activate the option Activate custom notifications and you can now sounds or voice messages of a maximum of 300 KB.
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