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
Add Instant View to Telegram Desktop
Add Instant View to Telegram Desktop. The feature is there right now for MacOS Telegram App, but missing from regular Telegram Desktop. Preferably, it should open an article in the existing telegram window…
Telegram downloads images instead of using bitmap data from clipboard
When I paste an image copied from Firefox, Telegram downloads it again instead of using the bitmap data from the clipboard. This happens because the clipboard also stores the image URL. If I paste the…
Secret Chats on Telegram Desktop
An option to create Secret Chats using the multiplatform Telegram Desktop client.
Full-screen message input field
What's the benefit of full-screen message input? • You can write and edit long messages without being distracted by searching for the desired piece of text using the slider • You will not have to use…
Chat preview for desktop apps
Related: Chat preview for mobile apps A feature to preview chats without marking them as read, e.g. by hovering the cursor over a profile picture in the Chat List > Preview Chat.
Add shuffle music option
The Music Player on desktop doesn't have a shuffle /random button. App: Telegram Desktop
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.
Drag folder to send as zip
Sending folders in Telegram
X2 speed for long audio files (podcast) on Desktop
Voice/video message and video already have x2 speed but audio files (podcasts) don't. Mobile phone apps have this feature and it can be easily implemented in Desktop
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:…
Remove specific files from cache
An option to clear downloaed files from cache by using the context menu. As of now I use "open file location" and then i delete the file, so I'm looking fwd to see it in an update. Android X allows it…
x2 speed sound distortion in Desktop
x2 speed distorts audio in an unusual way Makes speech specially bad, but this sample of white noise shows enough Steps to reproduce 1. any chat 2. any playable media 3. Speed it up to x2 4. Notice the…
Channel and Group Stats (statistics/analytics) are completely missing in Telegram Desktop
Please add statistics to Telegram Desktop! 🙏 - Channel stats are missing https://telegram.org/blog/folders/it?setln=en#channel-stats - Group stats are missing https://telegram.org/blog/profile-videos…
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…
Screen overlay for group voice chats for desktop
Add the possibility to activate the screen overlay for group voice chats for Telegram Desktop, where you can keep up with who is currently speaking while you're playing or using other apps. Use cases…
Hotkey to record voice messages on Desktop
On Telegram Desktop, a Push-to-Talk feature that allows setting a hotkey (or a shortcut) to start recording a voice message. Use cases It's easier to hold down a key than a mouse button. Workaround You…
Drag and drop chat / group / channel to folder
I suggest adding the ability to drag and drop items from the chat list directly to the folder icons.
Exclude archived chats from badge counter
I suggest an option to exclude archived chat messages from the badge counter in taskbar
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.
Importing a exported chat history
There's already a export function for the chat history, what about exported chat history turn it back in our chats, even if you deleted the whole chat? include: pictures, video's, text's, files etc
@ 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…
Contacts whose names start with an accented letter shouldn't be listed at the end
Alphabetical sorting in the Contact list doesn't consider accented letters as regular ones, so contacts whose names start with an accent letter aren't grouped inside the regular letter. Reproduction steps…
A UI option to disable Read Receipts
A UI option to disable read receipts, on both desktop and phone apps. Hi I've been using Telegram happily for years, but my mental health has been degrading lately, and one current feature of Telegram…
Livemap for Desktop showing in realtime users sharing live location
Share Live Location: livemap that shows all users on the map in realtime sharing live location, like it is in the client for Android/iOS. WhatsApp Desktop has this and is the only thing we are missing…
Sticker packs renaming/exporting/importing
Ability to rename OR (at least) export & import system for whole sticker pack wich you created (based on sticker bot) !
Pinned message does not disappear on your side
Steps to reproduce 1. In a private chat ask your conversation partner to pin and unpin a message 2. Close the app from recent tasks or force close it (you may need to do it several times) 3. Open the…
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 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.
Mark all chats as read by right click on account
Make "Mark all chats as read" context menu showing by only right click on account. Now it's request to press ALT+Shift+right click. Why is this function is so "secret"?
Add tooltips to buttons
Tooltips are either non-existant or do not work correctly to help identify what buttons with only icons actually do Steps to reproduce 1. Mouse over one of the icons, for example the button on a group…
'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…
Threaded replies and comments
Possibility to show all conversation thread based on replies chain in chats and comments. And possibility to switch to chat view similar to forum threads (this feature is nice to have for reading comments)
An option to disable incoming calls in TDesktop
Please consider adding an option to disable incoming calls only in TDesktop client. Many people never use the desktop client for calls, and for us getting incoming call notifications is an undesirable…
Absence of admin titles in the list of group members
Good day! Titles are not displayed in group info. This is a very useful and useful tool. Could you add it? Administrator rights are given to each member of the group, but there is no display in the list…
Make it easier to set up a username by disallowing to type banned characters
Users don't understand that some character are banned in usernames, and they try with: emoji, space, ñ, áéíóú, @ at the start, etc. I think it'd be better to prevent the user from entering these characters…
No audio in calls, video calls and group voice chats
When connecting to a group voice chat/voice call/video call, it is not possible to hear anyone and other participants are unable to hear you. Voice/video messages work without any issues. Steps to reproduce…
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…
Media items from DC2 are not downloading with a specific ISP (BSNL) in India
Steps to reproduce 1. Try downloading media from a different DC from the connectivity test channel https://t.me/connectivity_test Current result All media except DC2 is downloaded Expected result All…
Screen sharing resolution
An option for screen sharing resolution/framerate/bitrate. This would be better than Discord!
Add "Mark as read" button for notifications
Some short messages do not actually require opening the messenger, for example short "yes" or "no" or ")))" For such cases, it would be useful to have a dedicated button to mark them as read. Probably…
Custom Ringtones and Notifications Sounds
An option to set your own notification sounds and ringtones since only the default built-in options now currently featured in Telegram Desktop.
Something missing from screen sharing
When I was trying the screen sharing feature, I noticed that the system sound is not shared at the same time. I have to activate the microphone to transmit the sound. I would like that when sharing the…
Picture-in-Picture Video Calling for Telegram Desktop
Picture-in-Picture Video Calling that stays "in front" of open tabs when video call tab is minimized
Send stickers as emojis
Ability to send stickers as emojis. So you can include a small version of sticker in a text message. Kinda like a custom emojis in Discord.
Disable Desktop notifications while watching full screen videos
An option to hide Telegram Desktop notifications while watching a video on fullscreen mode. (Or disable them at all) They could be annoying App: Telegram Desktop
In Telegram Desktop, a hotkey to mute and unmute the microphone quickly