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.…
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…
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.
Option to hide "all chats" tab
An option to hide "All chats" tab in main menu on all platforms in Telegram apps
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…
[Folders] Mark a folder as read
Add the ability to mark all chats in a folder as read on mobile and desktop apps.
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.
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.…
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.
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…
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.
A “Reply privately” button for messages sent in groups
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's context.…
"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…
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:…
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.
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.
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…
[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…
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…
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…
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…
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.
Add a ringing timeout for calls
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.
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.…
[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.
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)
@ mention in a group reveals the name set for a contact
When @-user-mentioning in a group, the user mention link uses the text set for a contact, but not the public name set by that user. It may be the serious vulnerability risk of exposing of the name of…
[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.…
[VoiceOver] List of unreadable objects
These objects are available to use, but can't be read by device, so they get useless: Pending Clear all button of search https://telegra.ph/file/33802c267750606c6d037.jpg Call summary https://teleg…
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…
Alternative Tab Bar for Folders in the bottom of Display
Alternative Tab Bar for Folders in the Bottom of Display (above other tabs: Contacts, Chats, Settings) instead of top of display. The feature removes a level from header and makes UI more simple, because…
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.…
[VoiceOver] List of inaccessible objects
These objects are inaccessible by VoiceOver: Pending Logged in with Telegram item list (Websites) Modern share menu https://bugs.telegram.org/c/3032/public Chatlist tabs and search tabs https://te…
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…
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…
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.
[iOS 14] Distorted voice recordings if sound recognition is enabled
Voice messages on iOS 14 get broken (audio is slow, distorted). A short 5-second voice message changes in speed and duration. It can't be reproduced in other apps. Workarounds Update to iOS 15 Disable…
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.
[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…
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…
Selective “friend is choosing sticker” option
Hello! Is it possible to make new option “choosing sticker” be selective? When person sees that I am choosing a sticker, an element of surprise disappears Also, I feel pressure knowing that my friend…
Video playback speed
Add the ability to adjust the video playback speed
[iPad] Outgoing video in video call is upside down
Workaround Rotate the iPad to portrait mode and then back to landscape mode Steps to reproduce 1. Make or recieve a video call on an iPad in landscape mode. Your call partner can be using any Telegram…
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.…
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.…