How to make anonymous Telegram chats

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Martí Micolau
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Created in 2013 by Russian developer Pavel Durov, Telegram quickly gained a reputation as anti-WhatsApp. A success resulting from innovative functions subsequently implemented also within other messaging platforms (did someone say chatbots and stickers?). Among these, one of the most interesting is the one that allows you to anonymous Telegram chat fares. These are secret conversations through which it is possible send end-to-end encrypted messages which self-destruct after a few seconds.

A feature that intrigues you, right? It is useless to deny that it intrigued me too, so much so that I wanted to try it both oniPhone, both on the smartphone Android, testing its operation and the various options. Interested too? Then I can be of great help to you: in the guide that follows I will explain to you how to do anonymous Telegram chats, how to set the timer e how to send a secret message with Telegram. Ready? All you need is your smartphone and a few moments of patience. Sending self-destructing messages with Telegram is easier than you can imagine.

How to make anonymous Telegram chats

anonymous Telegram chat fares and send self-destructing messages, you can only use it smartphone. Neither Telegram Web, nor the clients developed for the various operating systems, in fact, support this functionality (at the time of writing).

However, this is not a great loss: you can create secret Telegram chats using iPhone or Android, within seconds and without major difficulties. You just need some time to learn how to do it yourself. Here we are? So grab your smartphone and start reading the guide on how to send self-destructing messages with Telegram.


  • iPhone
  • Android


Make anonymous Telegram chats with iPhone it does not require particular knowledge or computer skills. Just learn the right keystrokes and you're done. You open Telegram, make the login with your phone number (in case you haven't already) and after the user interface loads, press the icon in the shape of square with a pencil in the center (it's in the upper right corner).

At this point, you can start one of the anonymous Telegram chat. In the menu that appears, choose the item Nuova Segreta Chatselect il contact from the app address book and wait a few moments. In the bottom bar, adjust the message timer that self-destruct. Choose a time frame ranging from according 1 a 1 weeks. After this deadline, the message will self-destruct automatically. Alternatively you can choose Worn out, and make the messages legible until you or the other contact clears the conversation.

send a timed message of the duration of 10 seconds, for example, you will need to set the 10 second timer, type the message with the virtual keyboard and press the button Send, light blue in color and with the arrow pointing upwards.


The procedure to follow for make anonymous Telegram chats with Android it is slightly different than the one just seen for the iPhone. After launching the app and logging in with your phone number (in case you haven't done so before), the main interface of the app will load. Here, now press on blue button with a pencil in the center.

This will open the address book interface, but that's not what you should be interested in. Focus on the top of that screen and select Nuova Segreta Chat. For send self-destructing message, choose the contact name with whom you want to speak in absolute secrecy and type the text of the message following the usual procedure. You can also send a photo or video. First, however, you will have to wait for the other contact to connect to Telegram and accept your invitation to the secret Telegram chat.

If, on the other hand, you want send a self-destructing message, you will need to set the timer. You can do this by pressing on the icon in the shape of three dots vertically that appears at the top right and choosing the item Self-destruct timer from the menu.

At this point, you can start trading messages that disappear in anonymous Telegram chat. Their deadline, of course, it will depend on how you have configured the timer. It should also be noted that it is not possible to take screenshots of the secret chats of Telegram. This is an additional security measure to prevent someone from spreading the secrets of others.

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