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…
[Folders] Mark a folder as read
Add the ability to mark all chats in a folder as read on mobile and desktop apps.
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.
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.…
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.…
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…
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.
[Calls] 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:…
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…
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…
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…
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…
[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.
toggle quick reaction
Being able to toggle quick reaction (double tapping) off.
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.
[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.
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.…
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.…
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…
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…
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.…
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 15] Picture in Picture support for video calls
Can Telegram’s iOS devs look through apple’s new iOS 15 function in AVKit AVPictureInPictureVideoCallViewController? Will PiP be available for video calls in Telegram? https://developer.apple.com/doc…
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.
'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…
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.…
Add a notice to bots that have been inactive for a while
Users ask why X bot doesn't reply. A common case is @StoreBot, which was quite popular when the bots were launched, but now it has been abandoned years ago. Suggestion Add a notice informing to the user…
iMessage Focus on Telegram
Focus Status just like in iMessage when Focus came out on iOS 15, and option to share it or not share it in the settings, if Apple allows to add it to Telegram.
Finding emojis when using the conversarion history search function.
Multiple channels in one discussion chat
Multiple channels using the same discussion group chat. For example, at my college, we have different channels for each subject (we post important things) and then we have a group chat where we discuss…
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…
Create Siri shortcuts commands for Telegram iOS.
Video playback speed
Add the ability to adjust the video playback speed
A Simple Group video/voice call without the use of a Group chat.
I would like to use Group Video/Voice call without the use of a group chat. When using calls within the group chat it does not ring their phones that a call is incoming and by the time they do look the…
Display voice message playback in the system player in the control panel and lock screen
I often exchange voice messages with my friends, and very often the voice messages can be up to 1 hour long (sometimes more). It has become a kind of "DIY podcast exchange" rather than just voice messages.…
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.…
Option to access groups/channels you left and you're the owner
An option in settings that let you access to a list of groups/channels you are the owner and you have left but they still exist and there is no way to recover since there are nobody in them or the invite…
Make it clearer that the “Groups” tab means “Groups in common”
For some people is confusing to see the word “Groups” in user profiles. It may look like anyone can see which groups you have joined Suggested fix On Android, tapping on the “Groups” tab should automatically…
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.
Secret chat preview
Have an empty chat preview on the main page for secret chats, that way people near you can see if you are showing them a different chat.
Ability to add chats to a folder from search results
It would be handy to allow adding chats to existing folders directly from search results. * This feature is currently available in the macOS app Workaround Edit the folder and filter from Add Chats…
An option to start conversation without adding contact
An option to start conversation without adding contact
Message bubble corners
A toggle switch in Settings > Appearance > Message Corners to apply message bubble corner radius to every corner, not just outside ones. Use cases Helps a little to better separate messages from each…
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?…
Place caption below media - not above- when sending photo/video via iOS share sheet.
Place caption below (not above!) corresponding media upon sharing photo/video from other app(s)