How to Use Telegram Messenger

How to Use Telegram Messenger

How to Use Telegram Messenger, Complete Basic Guide How to Use Telegram Application on Android smartphone and PC / Laptop. This article is intended for brothers who are just beautiful from other applications to this telegram. So for those who are already familiar with this instant messaging application, I don't think my article is suitable for you.

Well before continuing, here we will give a little overview of the Telegram application. Although it doesn't explain in as much detail as possible, this can be a reference for new users.

Telegram Messenger

What is Telegram? Telegram is one of the most popular chat applications on smartphones and PCs, which is most widely used by users in Indonesia, besides WhatsApp. There are several advantages of the Telegram application, which are not owned by chat messenger applications such as WhatsApp.

For example, you can use the search feature, chatbot, secret chat, and many more features, which you can use in the Telegram application.

In addition to the addition of new features, the appearance of Telegram now also undergoes many changes, compared to the previous appearance. For users who have been using Telegram for a long time, they will definitely feel the effects of the changes.

For new users, who want to try using the Telegram application. However, they are still clueless or don't understand how.

In this article, Teknoding will share some tips and tricks using the Telegram feature for beginners, or old users who often play Telegram on Android smartphones and PCs. Check out the following method:

How to Use Telegram App on Android smartphone

Here's a guide and some tips and tricks using the Telegram Messenger Application, for users who are new (beginners) to playing Telegram on Android smartphones.

Downloading the Telegram App

How to download telegram messenger for android devices.

  • The first step to start using the Telegram application is to download the Telegram application on the Google Play Store. Or you can download it on Telegram for Android.
  • Then install as usual on your Android Smartphone / Tablet device.
  • Then run the Telegram App.
  • Then you will be asked to create a Telegram account with a smartphone number.

Register Telegram Account on android

How to register a telegram account on an Android smartphone

  • Run the Telegram App.
  • Next, to register for a Telegram account, enter your smartphone number.
  • In the next step, you verify your smartphone number, by entering the verification code that appears when you receive an incoming SMS.
  • After that, we just fill in the name and change the account profile photo.
  • Then start using the Telegram application.

For those of you who already have, the previous telegram account. You can log in to your account, without worrying about losing messages, media, and other data. Because Telegram is a cloud-based service, where all your data will be stored on a cloud server.

So when you log in to your account, you don't need to back up your data again.

How to Chat Telegram on a smartphone

  • Run the Telegram Application on the Android smartphone.
  • Next, to start chatting activities on Telegram, you can select the pencil button icon that floats in the lower right corner.
  • Next on New Message, you select the name of the saved contact.
  • Now you can send messages, and start chatting to your contact friends.
  • In addition, there are features on Telegram that you can use when chatting with your contact friends. You just need to select the three-dot menu "..." in the upper right corner.
  • Then there are several features whose functions are as follows:
    • Call – To make a call
    • Video Call – To make a Video Call
    • Search – Search for words or phrases in messages
    • Clear History – Delete all chat history/messages that have been sent and received
    • Mute notifications – Turn off message notifications on each contact's name
    • Delete Chat – Delete the entire chat/chat or End the conversation on each contact name

Note: For those of you who often make statuses on WhatsApp. Unfortunately, for now, users cannot use the feature to update the status on Telegram. So the feature for status on Telegram is still not available.

How to separate group chat and private chat on Telegram? The way you can use the feature to create a chat folder on Telegram.

Delete Telegram Chat List on smartphone

  • Open the Telegram App.
  • On the Telegram homepage, you can delete a chat from the chat list at once, for all the contact names that appear.
  • The trick is to tap and hold on to each message or chat.
  • Next, until a menu appears at the top, you can select which chat you want to delete.
  • If you have selected the chat, all you have to do is select the trash can icon in the top corner.
  • After that a warning window will appear, just select Delete.

Adding Contacts on Telegram

  • Open Telegram.
  • On the Telegram home page, select the menu in the upper left corner.
  • Next select Contacts.
  • Then in the Add Contact section, you enter your friend's name and smartphone number.
  • If so, save it by selecting the checklist icon in the upper right corner.

How to Edit Telegram Profile

  • On the Telegram home page, select the menu in the upper left corner.
  • Next, select or click profile photo Telegram brother.
  • Now in the profile section, here you can edit or change the Phone Number, Username ID, and BIO on your Telegram account.

Changing Telegram Profile Photo

  • On the account profile page, you can use 2 ways to change your Telegram profile photo.
  • The first is through the menu (dots 3) in the upper right corner.
  • Next select Set new photo.
  • The two brothers can select the plus camera icon in the middle right corner.
  • Then you just select a photo in your smartphone gallery.
  • In addition, you can also save your Telegram profile photo to the gallery, by selecting the Save to gallery button.
  • And to delete a profile photo, just select the Delete button.

Changing Telegram Contact Name

  • On the account profile page, you can change the appearance of the Telegram contact name by selecting the sign (dot) menu in the upper right corner.
  • Then select Edit Name.
  • Then in the Edit name section, you enter the name of your new contact.
  • If so, save the settings by selecting the checklist button in the upper right corner.

Viewing Our Own Telegram ID

  • Open the Telegram App.
  • Go to the Settings menu, or click on your profile picture.
  • On the account profile page, select Username.
  • Well, in this section you can see and change your Telegram id or username.
  • Then you can use the t.me/usernameIDTelegram link, to share it with your friends.

Note Telegram ID (Your account username). So you can use the Telegram id username link, to chat directly with other people, without the need to know or save the person's number.

How to Chat Telegram Without Save Number

If you have friends, or other people you want to chat with via the Telegram application but haven't saved the number yet.

You can use the t.me/username link, or replace it with a contact number, for example, a t.me/contact number link.

Next, you share the link, the username id with your friends.

Later, your contact friend will open it via a browser on your smartphone.

Then tell your friends to contact you, select the SEND MESSAGE button to chat directly, using the Telegram application.

Changing Telegram Number

  • Open the Telegram App.
  • On the account profile page, tap or select your phone number.
  • Next, to change the new Telegram number, you select Change Number.
  • Then in the warning window that appears, select Change again. After that follow the next command.
  • Later, all your Telegram account data, such as messages, media, contacts, and so on, will be moved to the new number.
  • After that, you can use the new number, on your Telegram account.

Activate the Dark Mode Telegram Theme

  • Run the Telegram App.
  • To enable light mode to dark mode (dark mode). And vice versa, dark mode to light mode.
  • You just select the menu in the upper left corner.
  • Next, you just need to select the 'month' icon to the right of your profile photo, as shown in the image above.

Just like other applications, using the dark mode feature on Telegram, is very useful for reducing the effect of blue light, when you are cool to chat at night.

Enable Telegram Dark Mode Chat

  • Open Telegram.
  • Select the menu in the upper left corner.
  • Next select Settings.
  • Then in the Settings section, select Chat Settings.
  • After that, you just have to choose the dark mode, or night mode, and other modes.

Create a Telegram Group

  • Run the Telegram App.
  • Select the menu in the upper left corner.
  • Then select New Group.
  • Then you select some contact names, which you want to be registered in the new Telegram group.
  • If so, select the floating blue Next button.
  • Next, all you have to do is enter the group name, then upload the group photo.
  • After that, all you have to do is select the floating blue checklist button.

Adding Telegram Group Members

  • Open Telegram.
  • Next, open the Telegram group that you manage.
  • Then select group info above it.
  • Then select Add Member.
  • After that, all you have to do is select the name of the contact you want to add to the group, then select the Checklist button.

Invite Friends to Telegram Group via Link

  • Open Telegram
  • Enter the Telegram group that you manage.
  • Then select Group info then > Add Member.
  • In the Add Members section, select Invite to Group via Link.
  • Then in the Invite Link section, you just need to copy the link or share the link with your friends who want to join the Telegram group.

How to Join a Telegram Group

  • Click the link to join the Telegram group, which was sent by your friends.
  • Then select the Join Group button.
  • If you have joined the group, it will display the words, You joined the group via the invite link.

Deleting Group Members on Telegram

  • Run Telegram.
  • Enter the Telegram group that you manage.
  • Then select group info.
  • Then tap and hold on to one of the group members.
  • Then to remove group members, select Remove from the group.

How to Quit Grup Telegram

  • Open the Telegram App.
  • Select a Telegram group.
  • Then click the menu (three dots) in the upper right corner.
  • Next, select the Delete and leave group option.
  • Then in the confirmation window, select DELETE CHAT.
  • In addition to leaving the Telegram group, later chats that have been sent to the group will be automatically deleted as well.

Adding an Account on Telegram

  • Run Telegram App
  • Next, on the Telegram chat list page, click the menu panel in the upper left corner
  • Select the small arrow next to the smartphone number.
  • Next, to add a Telegram account, you select Add Account.
  • Then you just enter your smartphone number.
  • After that, just enter the verification code, which will be sent via incoming SMS.
  • Now you can log in to multiple Telegram accounts with more than 1 number
  • Note: You can add and multiply Telegram accounts up to 3 numbers.

How to Use Telegram Messenger

How to Use Telegram for PC

Basically, using Telegram Messenger App for Desktop version on PC/Laptop. It's the same as using an application on a smartphone. However, because of the larger screen resolution, there are some differences in terms of appearance, as well as the available features.

Immediately, here's a guide and some tips and tricks using the Telegram application on a Windows 10 Laptop / PC:

  • Login Telegram Account Without Number via PC Desktop Application
  • The first step is to make sure you have downloaded Telegram for your Desktop PC / Windows Laptop.
  • Then run the Telegram application on your computer.
  • Next in this section, you can log in to your Telegram account, without the need to use a smartphone number verification code.
  • You only need to scan the QR Code.
  • Select Quick login using QR code.
  • Select Quick login using QR code
  • Then, run the Telegram application on the Android smartphone.
  • Go to the Settings menu > Devices > Scan QR.

How to login to telegram account by scanning the barcode on pc

  • Scan Barcode to Login Telegram account
  • Next, select the Scan QR Code button.
  • Then point the smartphone camera at the monitor screen, make sure it is exactly as in the picture above.
  • Finished.

How to Use Telegram Web

Besides we can use the Telegram Desktop Application version on a PC / Laptop. We can also use the Website version of Telegram, which can be opened via a browser on any device, be it via Android / iOS smartphones and computers.

But in the example here, we will use the browser on the PC view. So here we can log in to a Telegram account, without the need to download and install the Telegram application. But if you want Telegram in the form of a stand-alone application, you can download the installation file below.

Telegram for PC or Telegram Portable for PC

Ok now we continue the discussion, We can also register an account via the Telegram web, for how to see the steps we have written.

  • The first step is to run the browser on your smartphone / PC.
  • Next visit the website.telegram.org.
  • Next, to enter Telegram web, as usual, enter your smartphone number. If you have selected Next.
  • Telegram web account login
  • Then when a confirmation window appears, select OK.
  • Then enter the verification code sent via the Telegram application on another device. If you have selected Next.
  • Log in to Telegram web account with verification code
  • After that, you can use Telegram web via a browser on a PC or via a smartphone.
  • Using Telegram web
  • In appearance, Telegram web is indeed simpler than the desktop version of the application.

How to Logout Telegram Web

  • After logging in to a web Telegram account, some of you may still not know how to remove a web Telegram account. Check out the following method:
  • On the Telegram, webchat list page, select the panel menu in the upper left corner.
  • Take out Telegram web account
  • Next, you select the Settings menu.
  • Menu Panel > Settings Telegram web
  • After that, to log out of the Telegram web account, you just select Log out, on the Settings page.
  • Your Telegram account will automatically be issued, then you just close the browser.

How to Use Telegram Messenger, That's the article on how to use Telegram on Android smartphones and Windows PCs / Laptops. Hope it can help those of you who have just switched from another messaging app to telegram messenger.