Telegram is a freeware, cross-platform, cloud-based instant messaging software and application service. The service also provides end-to-end encrypted video calling, VoIP, file sharing, and several other features.
It was initially launched for iOS on 14 August 2013 and Android in October 2013. Recently it launched its Desktop application for macOS, Linux, and Windows operating systems.
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How to Install Telegram on Windows 10
Here in this section, we are going to discuss how to download and install Telegram desktop app on windows 10. So, here are the steps:
Step 1: Open any browser and search for Telegram and open the link from https://telegram.org/
Step 2: Or simply visit telegram.org and click on download from the menu and after that click on “Get Telegram for Windows x64”
Step 3: After the download has been completed, install the file. To install Telegram open the tsetup.exe file and after the installation is being completed you will get a welcome screen, click on “Start Messaging” and how to start using Telegram on windows.
How to Use Telegram on Windows 10
To use Telegram on your computer you have to scan the QR code which is showing on your computer screen or you can also login with mobile phone number and OTP.
To scan the QR code follow these steps:
- Open Telegram on your phone
- Go to Settings > Devices > Scan QR
- Point your phone to the computer screen and scan the QR Code.
To log in using your phone number:
- Click on “Or log in using your phone number”
- Enter your phone number
- And prove the OTP send on your Telegram application
Now you are ready to use Telegram on your computer. Yes, you can use Telegram simultaneously on your phone and PC. Just make sure both the devices are connected with an internet connection.