Install the Telegram Messenger App on Android

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Steps

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    To start, press the power button to get access to our lock screen
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    Swipe to unlock your phone, then tap on the Google Play Store
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    If you have removed the Play Store app from your screen, tap on Apps.
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    Scroll through until you get to the Google Play Store application
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    Tap on that.
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    Search for Telegram
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    As you're typing you will see Telegram appear in the drop down list. Tap that.
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    Tap install, which will install the Telegram Messenger application
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    Accept the terms
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    For those of who are not familiar with this application, it is a free messaging application, very similar to Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter, but it's got a lot of functionalities and a very strong focus on security
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    As you can see it has very good reviews, one is two stars because they can't save download files but I'm not sure about that because I haven't tested it yet. However, I do know that the application is very strong, it is a very good and secure application if you're interested in making sure your data is secure and protected. At 10MB, it's a very small install and it's free which means you don't have to pay anything at all for it.
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    When it's installed, tap on Open
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    Go ahead and allow it to access your messages because that's what it does
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    Now I have Telegram, Twitter, Messenger and Viber all on the potential threat list
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    Press the home button.
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    Telegram is now on the home page, tap on that one time to get it started
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    Telegram is the fastest messaging app in the world and it's free and secure
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    Scroll through these screens. Fast, free, secure, powerful, cloud based, private. Tap on Start Messaging.
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    Enter your phone number and when that's done tap on the check mark
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    That will get you started with the app. That's all you have to do.
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    Thanks for choosing VisiHow, have a great day
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    If you have other questions or need help with more features or things with Telegram just let us know and we'll make sure we take care of you.
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Video: Install the Telegram Messenger App on Android

Questions and Answers

I don't know how to have Telegram for my HTC mobile?

I don't know how to have Telegram for my HTC mobile

Open your internet browser on your HTC mobile and go to http://www.telegramdownload.com/telegram-for-htc. Within this page, you will select from the drop down box the HTC device you own and then download the app to the mobile.

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Telegram not opening on my Sony e1?

I have installed Telegram in my Android phone and after confirming the phone no. it only show loading and does not open ahead. Please give a suggestion. I have tried: I have tired many times. I think it was caused by: I have no idea

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It is looping when entering telephone number?

I got loading when I enter the telephone number without ending, like it goes into looping

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Telegram app is not verifying my mobile number and stuck at this step?

Telegram app is not verifying my mobile number.. Please help me.

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The Telegram says its installed but I can't find it?

The Telegram says its installed but I can't find it I have a Samsung Chromebook when I try to access, it asks me to sign in to Telegram, but I can't find the place to do that

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Categories : General Android Mobiles & Tablets | Communications & Education

Recent edits by: Muminneed, Maria, Eng

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