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Questions tagged [telegram]

A chat and message application similar to whatsapp

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Telegram-desktop can't attach files [duplicate]

Telegram-desktop can't attach any file: can't see any file in attach dialog, nor open any drag-n-dropped file. Telegram installed correctly, I'm not asking how to install it. I installed Telegram ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 fontconfig

In the 18.10 release I found that some applications (Telegram for instance) were loading too slow, I found that the reason is fontconfig problem. QEventLoop: Cannot be used without QApplication ...
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Popup when opening files in Telegram Desktop [duplicate]

I have a super weird question. Whenever I try to open a file or try to show a file by clicking on the message in Telegram Desktop, this popup shows up: I always have to click 'Yes', which is ...
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After update to Kubuntu 18.10, telegram file selector has encoding issues

After upgrading Kubuntu from 18.04 to 18.10, I get the following picture, when trying to share a file via telegram: Telegram is installed from the telegram site.
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Telegram Persian font changed after upgrade to 18.10!

My telegram font changed after upgrading to 18.10! Does anyone know why this happened? When i open telegram in command line these errors appear: Fontconfig warning: line 5: unknown element "its:...
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How can I remove the icon of Telegram-Desktop from the dashboard?

How can I completely delete this hidden icon of Telegram-Desktop after type sudo snap remove Telegram-Desktop into terminal from dash. I do sudo updatedb && locate Telegram to see where ...
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Which Telegram version for Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I find pretty irritating dealing with Telegram under Ubuntu. I run 18.04.1, I guess I picked the official Telegram client from Ubuntu Software... for a start, there a two clients in there. One from ...
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Automatize loggin with Telegram-CLI

I am trying to automatically register for Telegram with telegram-cli/tg in two different ways, but without success: xdotool: When prompts the phone number: xdotool type --window 00000000 +...
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How to make telegram snap use home folder by default

I have installed telegram snap and files are saving in ~/snap/telegram-desktop, or when i want to send a file, the file browser dialog shows this directory by default which is a bit annoying. Is there ...
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Telegram-desktop snap package doesn't run after reboot

please, I'm using Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and I'm very satisfied yet. But unfortunatelly, Telegram desktop stops work after today's reboot. I really don't know why because it was works correctly before today....
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How to reset Telegram unread message counter in KDE panel?

After having read my telegram messages in Telegram Desktop (installed from the installer on the application's website) running on Kubuntu 18.04, the counter does not refresh until the application is ...
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Telegram calls via Dante socks5 proxy server not working

I've confugured Dante 1.4on Ubuntu 16.04 as a socks5 proxy for Telegram. Chats are working, but voice calls are not, failing at "Connecting". Is there something special I need to configure in order ...
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Is it safe to run apps that need no installation?

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS I have downloaded Telegram from here. The file was compressed with the extension tar.xz. I have unpacked this file and run the file Telegram (without extension) using common ...
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How to remove the Telegram Indicator applet

Am scratching my head about whether there's a way to have my Telegram Desktop not display a blue "You've got mail" icon in the lower right corner...I believe this is called the "indicator applet." ...
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Click on notification open Telegram or MEGAsynch foreground

using Ubuntu 17.10, when a notification come and I click on it (email, web notification...) if I have Telegram or MEGAsynch in background (in system tray, not just minimized in panel) they get focus ...
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No internet after installing openconnect

I'd installed Openconnect to use Cisco VPN on Ubuntu 16.04. I've installed it with this command. sudo apt-get install openconnect network-manager-openconnect-gnome After that I could connect without ...
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How can I run multiple instances of Telegram? [duplicate]

I am new to Linux and Ubuntu. I need to run multiple instances of desktop Telegram. I saw the answers in How can I use multiple accounts with Telegram? I do not understand how can I use the answer. ...
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Telegram links doesn't works as expected

In windows OS when you open a telegram link for example tg://resolve?domain=botfather it will run telegram and open that channel or chat. In Ubuntu telegram runs but channel not opening.
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Bold fonts won't show in Telegram messenger

This is the terminal output when starting telegram /opt/telegram/telegram Fontconfig error: "/etc/fonts/conf.d/10-scale-bitmap-fonts.conf", line 72: non-double matrix element Fontconfig error: "/etc/...
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How to find out how a program was removed?

Is there a way to see how a program was removed? In this case I had telegram installed on ubuntu 16.04 and now its not there, running cat /var/log/apt/history.log | grep telegram did not return ...
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Properly update Telegram

I have telegram desktop and every now and then the "update telegram" button appears at the bottom of the telegram app GUI. If I run apt-get update and apt-get upgrade nothing happens, there aren't ...
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How to install telegram-cli with Persian/Arabic support

I want to install telegram-cli in Ubuntu 17.04 AMD64. So I use this commands: sudo snap install telegram-cli But it not support Persian/Arabic letters. All Persian/Arabic letters has been messed up. ...
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telegram-cli: How to download and show images?

I'm using the telegram-cli commandline client on Ubuntu, my Ubuntu phone and on my FreeBSD desktops. Works very fine. I do not unterstand how to download and view images others sent me. The help does ...
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How to install Telegram snap on Ubuntu 16.04.2?

I would install Telegram snap on Ubuntu 16.04.2 and tried with sudo snap install telegram-sergiusens but the result was: error: cannot install "telegram-sergiusens": Get https://search.apps....
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Cutegram on Ubuntu 17.04

I tried to install cutegram as written in the documentation, but i just get this. $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:aseman/desktop-apps $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install cutegram user@user-...
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after upgrade to ubuntu 17.04 , telegram wont be work? [closed]

after upgrade ubuntu from 16.10 to 17.04 telegram wont work. open with command line show this error: telegram: Panic - Unable to find your tty (pts/0) in /var/run/utmp
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Is there a command line way to install Telegram? [duplicate]

I have tried this: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:atareao/telegram sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install telegram But no gain it provides an older version of Telegram. So I thought to ask a new ...
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Why this icon apears on my bar?

How can I remove it? I think this is from Telegram but I uninstalled it. When it was installed it was the exact icon there but with some Telegram options to chose. Maybe this can help you: KiB Swap: ...
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How to disable Telegram auto startup in Kubuntu 16.10?

I am using a default Kubuntu 16.10, with KDE Plasma v5.7.5. I installed Telegram Desktop using a downloadable installer from the official page. The problem is it now loads up and opens on every ...
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How do I start Telegram from the command line?

How do I start Telegram messenger from the command line? I have tried "telegram", but it's not that. I have installed Telegram via ppa: ppa:atareao/telegram.
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Ubuntu Touch - Notification bar not displaying new Telegram user picture

One of my Telegram contacts has changed their user picture recently and the new image is not being displayed in the notifications. The notification bar is displaying the old user image however, when ...
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How to configure telegram online account from kde system settings

I'm using kubuntu and whenever I try to configure a telegram online account I get the message: This IM Account cannot be created - a Telepathy Connection Manager named 'morse' is missing or it ...
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Ubuntu Touch -Core App Telegram not activating the keyboard

Over the last week when I try to type in Telegram the keyboard is not getting activated. If i click in the text field, theselect all and copy box appears, but not the keyboard. I havr to tapI in the ...
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How to write a script to send messages over telegram-cli?

I don't know how to explain myself but I need to send scheduled messages via telegram so I downloaded the telegram client to send messages via terminal. I wrote a bash script that opens the client, ...
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How to reset telegram on Ubuntu phone?

After receiving a sticker in a secret chat, telegram crashed. At each attempt to open it again, it crashed again. I reinstalled telegram and rebooted the phone, to no avail. This was on OTA-13. ...
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I installed Telegram but I can't see it in Ubuntu

I already installed Telegram through terminal in Ubuntu 16.04 but i can't see it in app launcher. I used these commands to install it: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:atareao/telegram sudo apt-get ...
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Telegram only runs with sudo

I don't know why, but I can only run Telegram with sudo. I just downloaded the tar from desktop.telegram.com and extracted its contents in /usr/local/Telegram. I can now open the program with: sudo ...
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Telegram app freezes on Aquaris M10

I can't seem to get a lot of use out of the telegram app on the Aquaris M10 tablet. I start the app, choose the country, enter the phone number, and log in with the code texted to me. OK so far. I ...
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How to view photos attached In Telegram chats

I have telegram on my Ubuntu tablet and my android phone. On the phone when I get a photo attached in a chat, I just click on it and it opens in a big window for viewing. However, when I do the same ...
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Telegram On Desktop does not record all keyboard strikes and is extremelly laggy

I have installed Telegram Desktop on Kubuntu 16.04. I installed the application directly from the site (not through apt). Any ideas on troubleshooting this? Or is this normal. PS: When I use the ...
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Is there a way to add additional stickers to Telegram in Ubuntu Touch?

I am running Telegram v.2.2.30 on a BQ Aquaris 4.5 with Ubuntu OTA 12. However, the answer is probably device independent. On Android the corresponding menu entry is Stickers --> Trending Stickers,...
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How to add a bot to Telegram (core app) in Ubuntu Touch?

I can't figure out how to add a bot to the Telegram app that comes with Ubuntu Touch (as of OTA-12) version 2.2.30.0 (Ubuntu Core App Developers). I already added some contacts (human), but for a bot ...
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How to remove Telegram?

I have installed the official version of Telegram, but now I cannot remove it. I have tried apt remove telegram and other methods, is there any trick to remove it completely?
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Why can't I send file and photo in Telegram?

Telegram works fine on Windows. I installed Telegram application in Ubuntu. I can't send a photo or file using Telegram. How can I solve it?
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Fix or disable dead Telegram notifications from another workspace [closed]

I'm using Ubuntu MATE 16.04. When I receive a message in Telegram, I get a popup notification at the bottom right of the screen. Normally, I can click a 'close' box in the corner of the popup to ...
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Are supergroups available on Telegram app for ubuntu touch?

Is this in work? My group turned into a supergroup and now it doesnt work with ubuntu touch yet. there are no updates yet. What else can I say.
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Why doesn't Telegram's desktop file show its name label in the Dash?

I've created a .desktop file for Telegram but it doesn't show the label like all others. I did the same with Android Studio and it worked perfectly. Here's what I typed within telegram.desktop : [...
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How to install 2 telegram desktop on a ubuntu pc? [duplicate]

I have 2 Telegram accounts and i want to have both of them on my pc. Telegram has an application for ubuntu. but it only supports one account at the time. My question is, How can i duplicate this ...
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Telegram Icon is showing incorrectly on the unity panel

Recently I installed Telegram and the panel icon is showing incorrectly like in this situation. The answer in that question is not applicable to mine. Can someone help me to fix this kind of problems. ...
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How can I fix duplicate icons for Telegram in MATE?

Using MATE desktop I get two icons for Telegram in the Applications > Internet menu: clicking either of these icons launches the application (and if I click either one while telegram is running, it ...