An option to react to messages using small emoji (e.g.👍,❤️,👎) instead of replying in the chat with messages or stickers. Use Cases 1. Quick feedback that doesn't take up space in the message history.…
Group Video Calls
Group Video Calls has been implemented in June 2021. Related suggestions: Group Video Calls with Contacts, Screen Sharing in private chats.
Screen sharing in calls
Screen sharing from mobile and desktop apps, in one-on-one calls and voice chats (also in group calls when they become available).
Choose a different default folder instead of "All Chats"
An option to pin one of your folders as the main folder instead of All Chats. When you open the app, it would show you the folder you chose. Pressing the back button would bring you back there when you're…
Added In-app translator has been implemented in December 2021. Available on mobile apps from Settings > Language. Translating specific messages via the context menu like Twitter does for tweets. Use…
Live video streaming
A feature to share and experience live videos across groups and channels in Telegram. Broadcasting from a channel or your personal account (in group chats) so that others can view, react, and interact.
Alternate profile pictures
When setting a profile picture or video that's only visible to contacts (or certain users, groups etc.), allow choosing an alternate picture or video that will be shown to everyone else. Use cases -…
Transfer ownership if creator account was deleted
Option to transfer ownership in groups and channels if the creator was deleted so the first admin with all permissions will become a creator! Thumbs up if you want this to happen 👍 App: all
Requests to join group or channel
If enabled, the user attempting to join the group/channel will only be able to view the content and send things after being accepted by an administrator (optional: only admins who have the "accept/decline…
Inline keyboard buttons become unresponsive when the menu is edited after tapping on a button
Workaround Rotate your phone and then tap on the desired button. Inline keyboard buttons become unresponsive with the new "menu transition" animation that appears when the menu is edited after tapping…
Improve invitation links
Let's say I buy a lot of advertising, let there be 5 placements every day, how do I understand which link belongs to which channel? Constantly going in and looking at whether it's a link or not is hard…
Custom profile pictures for contacts without one
Allow choosing a profile picture for users in your contacts who didn't upload one. These images would only be visible to you. Use cases - Improve the visual appeal of your chat list. - Find people more…
Spoilers in Groups
Ability to send a message its content is hidden or blurred media that contains spoilers. Any member can display and read the content of the hidden message or display the blurred media simply by tapping…
Add shuffle music option
The Music Player on desktop doesn't have a shuffle /random button. App: Telegram Desktop
Gift Telegram Premium subscription
A feature to gift Telegram Premium and share it with your friends, family, and subscribers. It could be implemented as a gift card or shared by links (e.g., t.me/gift/xxxxxx). It could also be possible…
Blur brush in the media editor in order to censor objects
Add the option of a brush that allows to distort or blur part of the images, and thus provide extra security with the data shared in the photos.
Focus Mode iOS 15 Integration
Hi! Please, integrate Telegram with iOS 15 Focus Mode. For example, if I turn on the "Work" mode, I will receive only notifications from work chats and groups. If I turn on the "Personal" mode - notifications…
Sharing images from external app
When sharing an image from external app option(share button)... Would be great to have the option to edit the image before send it. But that option is only allowed when you share an image from the telegram…
[Android 11+ SDK 30+] Auto save to gallery does not work
Despite the fact the 'Save to Gallery' option is enabled in Settings > Chat Settings, still I don't see media in my phone's gallery. Steps to reproduce 1. Enable 'Save to Gallery' in Settings > Chat Settings …
Manual "Save to gallery" command does not work
Steps to reproduce 1. Open any chat 2. Select a picture or a video, press "..." and choose "Save to gallery". 3. Notyhing is saved to gallery. Device info Telegram Android 8.2.1 (24627), Samsung Galaxy…
Recording Voice Chats
An option to record a voice chats in which the audio tracks are individually recorded from each user’s end (microphone). At this point there should be two choices: 1. Compile all the audio tracks into…
Scrollable chat preview
An option to scroll in chat preview and download media and files through chat preview. Currently possible in the official iOS app and on Android X.
QR code invite (account, group, channel) and QR scans.
An option to forward messages without the name
Option to forward messages without the name by holding the send button when selecting a chat to share (like Telegram X)
Font size is reset to the standard 16
Message text size is reset back to 16. It may happen in different cases, for by example by opening a floating chats or rotating the screen. On first screenshot text size is 13, the second is size 16.…
App icon change
An option to view a list of icons in app settings and then select one to customize how the app looks on the Home screen, the same way it is implemented in the iOS app.
Vocal message playback to 1.5x
Permit to set the playback rate of vocal messages to 1.5x instead only to 2x or 1x
select profile for comment
Some peoples don't write comment because they are afraid of spammers! The solution is simple! Just allow user to select a profile (such as their channel) before submitting a comment. Like profile selecting…
First start command of a bot doesn't contain the language of the user
First start command message of a BOT doesn't receive the language of the user client Steps to reproduce Start a new bot Current result Bot receive the start message update without language_code field…
Sorting by original date for Imported Messages
When you import chat history into a chat from other apps, imported messages will be sorted by original sending date and merged with existing messages in: - Newly created 1-on-1 and group chats. - Any…
Batch cleaning of high number of proxies and automatic cleaning of inactive or expired proxies with one click. After activating the proxy, it should be placed at the top of the proxy list, such as Telegram…
[Calls] Add a ringing timeout
There is no timeout for calls that are not picked up, so it will be ringing forever. Ringing could automatically finish after a certain amount of time, e.g. 30 seconds.
[iOS 16] No formatting options: bold/italic/monospace/etc
Formatting options are not displayed in the context menu on iOS 16 when writing a message. Steps to reproduce 1. Go to any chat 2. Type any text 3. Select text for context menu to appear 4. Scroll through…
Add a GIFs section to Saved Messages on Android
It is possible to see the list of GIFs sent in all type of chats (private chats, groups and channels), but the tab is missing in Saved Messages. The GIF tab is available on Android X and iOS app
Not possible to share media from an external source to Telegram
Steps to reproduce 1. Go to any application that allows you to share photos 2. Open a Photo > Use Share option > Select Telegram 3. Tap on send icon Current result The photo is not sent. Expected result…
Raise hand mechanic for Voice Chats
A feature where you can raise your hand during a voice group chat when you're muted. Also, have in order who raised their hand first so you can call on them in order Admin Dog comment As of March 2021…
Option to limit cache by size for Android
Option to limit cache by size for Android
iOS 15 FOCUS MODE INTEGRATION
Integrate Telegram notifications with new iOS 15 focus mode.
Topics in groups under 200 members
[iOS 15] Music isn't playable
The music / audio player doesn't work on iOS 15 Steps to reproduce 1. Open a chat with music 2. Tap on the play button of a music 3. Music bar is shown but no sound can be heard Device info Telegram iOS…
Contacts get shown by their phone number
Contacts will often be displayed by their phone number rather than by their name Steps to reproduce 1. I added a friend in my phone's contacts. 2. At first, Telegram recognizes it and within the conversation…
A feature to lock the app automatically when minimized. Workaround Tap the Lock Icon at the top of the Chat List; this will immediately lock the app.
Live Screen Share + Sending System Sound (Like Discord's)
I highly believe that this feature is very important and will create a significant boost to telegram's usability, as the members will be able to share their screens with each other, listen to what's being…
Add reverse playback button on Telegram Desktop
Add a button to change the playback order on Telegram Desktop. The reverse playback button has been in the Android client for a long time.
[iOS 15] Show contact profile pictures in notifications
iOS 15 brought the possibility to show the contact picture directly in the notification, like the Android. However the Telegram isn’t showing it yet! Please, add the contact picture in the notification.
“In reply to” preview isn't updated when the message is edited
When a message is edited, “in reply to” previews for that message still show the old message text. It's fine on iOS and Desktop Steps to reproduce 1. Send a message 2. Create a reply to it 3. Edit the…
Improve drawing on a image
Improve the quality of drawing on the photos. In the file attached you will see comparison Telegram (Red text) vs WhatsApp (Green text) drawing. What to improve: - Make "brush/pen" to draw smoother lines.…
Mark words as spoiler
It would be cool to have in Telegram also the option to mark spoilers in texts (like in discord). The marked words would be grayed out until you tap on them.
Sticker pack selection bar not working
When on IOS, in any chat, you tap the sticker button, and on the top, you are presented with a list of your packs going left to right. After scrolling left or right, the bar gets larger to give a better…
An option to scan QR-code to join a group or channel
An option to scan QR-code to join a group or channel. I think it would be much faster (I mean in real-world street Ads) to scan a QR-code than asking users to type a channel name (or to ask them to install…