The Telegram App

Telegram FAQ

This FAQ provides answers to basic questions about Telegram. It is every impressive and we use the Telegram app to notify you every time there is a new article, with a link, short description and title of the article only. If you don't want to read it, just ignore it, if you want to read it, click on the link when you are ready.

If you download the Telegram app, search for @AmpersRants as I append a link, with a very short description each time I post here. It's a fast way of seeing if there is anything of interest without wasting valuable time.

The links below will tell you how much superior to WhatsApp this app is. It is available on:

  • iPhone, Android & Windows phones
  • Windows, Apple & Linux computers.


Telegram Basics

Groups and Channels

Usernames and


Secret Chats

Your Account