iOS badge counter shows unread messages, even when all chats are read
Badge counters inside the app and on the app's icon may sometimes show unread messages while there are no unread chats in the list. Workaround Tap 10 times on the Settings tab icon > Reindex Unread Counters.…
Distorted voice messages
Voice messages on iOS 14 devices can get broken (audio is slow, distorted). A short 5-second voice message changes in speed and duration. Workaround Disable the 'Sound Recognition' feature in iOS Settings…
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.
Custom icons for folders
Add the ability to choose icons for folders on mobile platforms – like in Telegram Desktop and Telegram macOS. Sync them on all devices. Use cases - Find folders you're looking for more easily. - Save…
Double-time playback for shorter audio files
2x playback is currently available for voice and video messages, as well as any audio files longer than 20 minutes. It could be expanded to audio files of any length. Use cases Handy when listening to…
Standalone watchOS app
An independent Watch app that allows the user to receive messages and reply to them even when their paired iPhone is out of range.
Search in Instant View
An option to search inside Instant View articles. The Android app offers this feature. Workaround You can open articles in Safari (or another browser app) and use the internal search there.
Chat Export in mobile apps
An option to export chats, including all the media they contain, using mobile apps. Workaround This feature is currently available in Telegram Desktop. Go to Settings > Advanced > Export Telegram data.…
Mark folder as read
Add ability to mark all chats in a folder as read on mobile platforms and MacOS – like in Telegram Desktop
An option to hide specific chats from the Chat List. Use cases A way of chat management to keep only important conversations in the main tab and vice versa. Also, a privacy measure protecting from unwanted…
"You have a new message" notifications in Notification Center
Workaround Restarting the device should fix the issue. Notifications will arrive with proper message previews after reboot. 'You have a new message' notifications arrive instead of regular notifications…
For calls started from secret chats, don't store the call entries in the cloud chat
Call history entires for calls started from secret chats could be stored in the secret chat so users don't have to manually delete the cloud chat that is automatically created after finishing the call.
on telegram macOS, when you type a hex color code, like this #46c8f5, it has a nice little square in the color the code is representing. My suggestion is, to being this feature to all platforms. App:…
Option to hide "all chats" tab
An option to hide "All chats" tab in main menu on all platforms in Telegram apps
Show formatted text from the chat list
It could be useful to see Bold, Italic, Underline, Strikethrough and Monospace format of text messages from the Chat List. Telegram X is the only app which display it, as you can see on the last screenshot.
An option to set your own notification sounds and ringtones since only default ones are currently supported in the iOS app. Workaround For Telegram Calls only. iOS 10+ supports iOS CallKIt, so the system…
Allow automatically downloading files/media from a specific channel
Allow automatically downloading files/media from a specific channel, so that all new files/media posted to the channel are automatically downloaded to the user's device. I'm aware there is already a setting…
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.
Wrong alignment for RTL languages
The absence of RTL UI causes some visual issues. When it comes to the UI strings, sometimes there is a workaround that translators can do to fix things, but they have nothing to do to align strings to…
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.
Reply privately to a group message
An button to Reply privately to messages sent to a group and preserve the context of the original message by showing a preview of the replied message and a button to open the message in the group. Current…
Telegram is missing in CarPlay
Steps to reproduce 1. Open the CarPlay menu in iOS Settings 2. Go to the apps list Current result Telegram is available on CarPlay again. Device info Any iOS device since December 2020 (v. 7.3)
Off Internet Messaging.
I would like an option for off internet messaging, using bluetooth, non-internet LAN, ad-hoc wifi or scatternet. (Similar to the Briar App). it would also be nice for devices with internet access to be…
[Apple Watch] Reply button does not work
Workaround Uninstalling the Telegram Watch app will make the reply button work via native Apple Watch notifications, but it won't be possible to reply messages if the iPhone isn't connected to the Watch.…
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.…
Formatting styles are lost when copying and pasting text
When you copy and paste strikethrough or underline text or text where multi-formatting is used, part of the formatting (or even all of it) will be missing. Steps to reproduce 1. Send underlined or strikethroughed…
Rich notifications are not working
Rich notifications were supported for photos, stickers, and animated stickers, but they are not working anymore. Steps to reproduce 1. Close Telegram app 2. Receive notification message that has media…
[Apple Watch] When expanding grouped notifications, only the first one is shown
Workaround Uninstall the Telegram watchOS app: iOS Watch App > Telegram > Do not show . When receiving several notifications on the Watch, it's not possible to see all of them when tapping the group…
Option to send share sheet text in same message as shared image
I share image files into Telegram using the share extension regularly. Sometimes, I would like to be able to type a description for the image, so that it sends as part of the same message as the image.…
'Contact joined Telegram' notifications create new chats
Related: If you see notifications about people you don't know, please see this card. When new users from your contact list join Telegram, a notification about this appears in the chat list. The New…
Import Messages sorted by Time and Date of the original Message.
Import Chats from WhatsApp and co. sorted by time and date in the chat history. At the moment, when you import the Messages, they are all imported as messages from today.
Image Editor Improvement
When drawing on an image before sending, it tends to be obscured by your finger. A useful feature would be have a little pop-out show a zoomed in view of what you are doing so it's easier to get it right.
Change "Make Myself Visible" to "Remain Visible."
Change "Make Myself Visible" to "Remain Visible." On People Nearby, we have the option "Make Myself Visible", but it should be renamed to "Remain Visible". People think that because they don't use the…
No background noise suppression
Telegram apps detects that certain sounds aren't speech (e.g. keyboard clicking), and doesn't light up the mic visually, but it still sends the sound to other participants in a group voice chat. Steps…
HDR videos have wrong colors if sent compressed.
If a video is recorded from an iOS device with HDR enabled, when sending it to Telegram as a compressed video, the color balance is not correct, resulting in a greenish tint all over the video. For instance…
Picture editor to allow more flexibility where to put line breaks.
When inserting text in the picture editor, it adds line breaks to long lines, even if you'll shrink them later to fit. So you can't type more than a few characters without the app forcing a line break.…
Show notification previews when the app is locked with a passcode
An option to see previews with the sender's name and message text in notifications – even when the app is locked with a passcode. Partial Workaround This feature is available in Telegram X for Android.…
Add "click/touch to.select color" to image editor
Add a colour dropper (selector) to the picture editor, so that you can exactly click somewhere to select the existing colour when you draw on the image, not have to guess a match on the colour bar.
Automatic saving of incoming photos doesn't work
Workaround Disable Automatic Media Download and manually download the images. Automatic saving of incoming photos doesn't work, after the February update (v 7.5) Sometimes random old photo from telegram…
Make it clearer that the “Groups” tab in profiles means “Groups in common”
It's confusing to see the word “Groups” in user profiles. It looks like anyone can see in which groups I am. In the past, the mobile apps displayed 'Groups in common' which clearly explains it. Fix Proposal…
Video playback speed
Add the ability to adjust the video playback speed
'Nobody' option in 'Profile Photos' privacy
This is useful in cases you need to add someone to contacts who isn't very close to you (seller, buyer, boss, etc), so you prefer to keep your profile picture hiden to them. Telegram X for Android has…
Replies notification counter doesn’t decrement after read
Related: "@" Badge won't disappear when chat is opened but app is minimized or group info is opened When tagged in a group chat or receive a reply, the ‘@‘ counter specifying the number of tagged messages…
Chat import gets stuck
You can find out more about chats import feature from the blog Related: Chat import stops as the import window closes Steps to reproduce 1. Import a chat to Telegram 2. Wait Current result Import gets…
Folders to saved messages
add to the saved messages (possibly in chats) the ability to create folders in which you can add media files, this will allow you to sort files, and find them faster.
"Manage Voice Chats" privilege is missing from admin rights in basic groups
Steps to reproduce 1. Open a basic group profile, Edit > Administrators > Add Admin Current result The Manage Voice Chats option is missing from the admin rights list. Expected result The app shows the…
Can't schedule voice messages
Workaround It's possible to schedule a voice message from the the Scheduled Messages menu. To access the menu, schedule any message – you will see a new button in the input field. Steps to reproduce 1.…
Can't share voice recording to Telegram on iOS
Related: Not possible to share voice recordings with a comment On iOS, when you use the Share menu to share an audio file from any app to Telegram (e.g., from Voice Recorder or WhatsApp), the message…
New video player features
New video player features: - AirPlay; - Subtitles (adding your own); - Playback speed; - Rewind setting (5/15/30 seconds); - Interaction with the keyboard (play / pause); - Support for MKV format. P.…
Detailed explanation about what happens when blocking a user in the confirmation screen
Users have doubts about what happens after blocking someone. A detailed explanation message could be shown in the confirmation message for blocking. Example Are you sure you want to block this user?…