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.
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…
Secret Chats on Telegram Desktop
An option to create Secret Chats using the multiplatform Telegram Desktop client.
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…
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
[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
Option to hide "all chats" tab
An option to hide "All chats" tab in main menu on all platforms in Telegram apps
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…
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:…
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.
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…
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…
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…
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.
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
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"?
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…
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…
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…
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…
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.
Exclude archived chats from badge counter
I suggest an option to exclude archived chat messages from the badge counter in taskbar
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)
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.
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
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) !
'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…
In Telegram Desktop, a hotkey to mute and unmute the microphone quickly
Show progress of file saving Also make it possible to cancel it!
There are two shortcomings in the desktop version of Telegram: When you have downloaded a movie and you want to save it on your computer, when you save the movie, Telegram does not show you the percentage…
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
[Missing] Notifications setting per chat type in Telegram Desktop
Mobile apps support notification settings per chat type: for channels, for private chats and for groups with option to view exceptions. But Telegram Desktop doesn't have these options.
Doodle for Telegram Desktop
There is an awesome feature in iOS and Android clients for drawing on a photo. Why don't u add this to Desktop? Great feature for business and team work.
.webm Video support
.webm videos require an external program
Enhanced Desktop Telegram
Enhanced Desktop Telegram. Currently, Telegram Desktop has far fewer functions than Telegram For Android. For example: Sharing location - not possible on TgDesktop, or the function of people close to…
Telegram is not compatible with blind people
Hello I have a problem You downloaded Telegram from the Microsoft Store However, it is not completely compatible with a screen reader I downloaded the portable version But also incompatible We hope you…
Show in the chat properties the folders in which it is included
Now, without looking through all the folders, it is impossible to tell which folders a particular chat / group / channel / bot belongs to.
Add the ability to add media to previously sent messages
Now (Telegram Desktop 2.6.1), after trying to add photos to a previously posted message, the error message "Sorry, you can't attach new media while editing a message" appears.
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…
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…
GIF's in shared media
Add GIF's section in shared media. iOS already have it.
multiple chat windows
An option to view two or more chat or channel windows at same time.
adding group to folder from right click on the group
Adding group(conversation) to the folder from right-click
Customize video quality before sending
The Telegram mobile apps have the option to adjust video quality before sending, but Telegram Desktop lacks this feature. It's annoying to have to always send videos in full resolution when something…