How to make anonymous chats on Telegram. On Telegram, the popular instant messaging app that many consider the best alternative to WhatsApp, can be created anonymous chats with other users without revealing identities. Let's see how to do it.

How to make anonymous chats on Telegram step by step

First Steps

Before getting to the heart of this tutorial and explaining how to make anonymous chats on Telegram, let me list the available solutions and the main differences between each of them.

Un chat anonymous it is simply a chat between two strangers who have no way of tracking the identity of their interlocutor. It is not a native Telegram function and to start a conversation anonymously you must trust a Telegram bot.

If you have never heard of Telegram bots before, it will be useful to know that they are nothing more than artificial users of the famous messaging application, made up of strings of code, which allow you to interact with human users in individual chats, groups and channels .

El Telegram bot to chat anonymously They allow you to be randomly paired with other users who use the same bot to start a conversation and talk about any topic, without knowing any information about your interlocutor.

However, if your intention is to chat with one of your contacts but without leave a trace At the end of the conversation, it will be helpful to know that you can use the function secret chat by Telegram.

Unlike a normal chat, secret conversations use end-to-end encryption: only those directly involved can read the messages and no one else can decrypt or intercept them, not even Telegram administrators.

Also, secret chats are not saved in the Telegram cloud, but only on your device. This means that they can only be accessed from the mobile phone or the PC from which they were started.

Finally, it is possible to set a timer for the self-destruction of the entire conversation, which will be automatically deleted both on your own device and on that of the interlocutor.

Create the anonymous conversation

The procedure for make an anonymous chat on Telegram It is fast and easy. These are the options that exist:

Telegram bot for anonymous chats

As mentioned in the introductory lines of this guide, the Telegram bot for anonymous chats They allow you to start conversations with other users without revealing your identity and without tracking the data of your interlocutor.

If you are wondering what Telegram bots are for meet people new without disclosing your details (or at least not initially), I suggest you use the Incognito chat bot which, after selecting the language of your interest, allows you to start anonymous chats at random.

To use the bot in question, start the Telegram application on your mobile phone, tap the  Chat  located in the bottom menu, type the username of the bot ( @chatincognitobot ) in the countryside Search messages or users and touch the First name appeared in the search results, to start the chat.

If, on the contrary, you are using Telegram from a PC, enter the username @chatincognitobot in the field Search present in the upper left and click on the first result, to open the chat.

To start chatting anonymously, click the button Start, To start the interaction with the bot, select the language of your interest in the section Set your language and touch the button New conversation (or type the command / new conversation ), to be randomly paired with another user and start the conversation.

Once this is done, all you have to do is insert the message in the corresponding field and press the icon of a arrow, to send it.

It will be useful to know that, at any time, you can stop the conversation by clicking on the option Leave chat or by typing the command / Leavechat.

Pushing the button instead Another user (or by typing the command / nextchat ) you can stop the chat in progress, start looking for another user and start a new conversation.

How do you say? Do you want to know if it is possible to set search filters to match users of the same age or in your neighborhood? If so, you will be happy to hear that the answer is positive. Clicking on the option configurations (or by typing the command / setting ) and selecting the item Years, you can enter your date of birth and the age range of the interlocutors of your interest, while clicking on the option Position you can submit your location and allow the bot to match you with users in your neighborhood.

Also, accessing the section Gender, you can set the gender of your membership and that of the people you want to chat with. In the latter case, however, you must first invite at least 5 friends to use Chat Incognito Bot, to unlock this feature.

Finally, accessing the section configurations from the bot and selecting the option Reopen chat requests, you can allow users you have chatted with to send you a request to reopen the chat within 5 minutes after it closes.

Chat with strangers on Telegram

Among the solutions to chat anonymously that you can consider are also Telegram groups, which allow you to start conversations, both public and private, with other users who are present in them. In this sense, it will be useful to know that there are also groups specially created to make new friends, such as Web friends.

If you think this is the best solution to chat anonymously with other users you don't know on Telegram, first of all I recommend that you access your account settings and, if you have not done so yet, limit the visibility of your data .

Then press the icon gear wheel, to access the configurations from Telegram, select the option Privacy & Security, touch the elements Phone number es Profile picture and select the article Contacts, to show your phone number and photo only to people you have added to your Telegram contacts. In addition, you can also limit the visibility of your last seen and its status and choose who can call you, forward you messages and add you to groups and channels.

Once this is done, to join a group and start chatting, start Telegram, go to the section Chat  and enter the name of the group of your interest in the field Search messages or users, tap on your First name (must be the first result) and select the option Unirse, to join the group and start chatting with other users. In this regard, my guides on how search for groups in Telegram and how to join a Telegram group can be useful to you.

It will be helpful to know that you can also start a private conversation with just one person who is part of the group. To do this, click on the photo of your interest and select one of the available options from Send message, to start a normal chat, or Start secret chat, to start a secret conversation.

How to make secret chats on Telegram

If when starting an anonymous chat you mean have a secret chat on Telegram, all you have to do is select the contact that interests you, access their profile and choose the option Start a secret chat from the displayed screen.

The procedure is identical both using the application for mobile phones and tablets and using Telegram on the PC.

To continue, start Telegram  on your device select the option Char (the icon of speech bubble ), and if you've already started a conversation with the person you want to secretly chat with, tap contact in question.

If, on the contrary, you want to start a new chat, enter the name of the person who interests you in the field Search messages or users and touch it to open the chat screen.

Now, press the First name of the person you want to have a secret conversation with, select the entry Info (from PC it is not necessary) and choose the option Start secret chat.

As soon as the user in question logs into Telegram and accepts your invitation to join a secret chat, enter their message in the corresponding field and press the icon of a arrow, to send it and start the conversation.

It will be useful to know that in a secret chat you can also set a timer for automatic deletion of messages. If you have a device Android, touch the icon tres puntos located in the upper right, select the option Self-destruct timer and set the timer of your interest (minimum 1 second and maximum 1 weeks ).

If, on the contrary, you are using Telegram from a iPhone / iPad or Pc, click on the clock visible near the field Message, select the option of your interest and touch the button Done, to configure the self-destruct timer for new messages.

In case of doubts or problems

If you have followed in detail the instructions that I have given you in the previous paragraphs but, despite this, you still have some doubts regarding the creation of anonymous chats, you can access the Telegram FAQ section, to try to find the answers you are looking for with total autonomy.

To do this, start Telegram on your mobile phone or Pc, access the configurations from your account (by clicking the gear wheel ) and, in the new screen that appears, select the option Telegram FAQ.

If, on the contrary, you have encountered problems with Telegram that prevented you from adding a bot to chat anonymously or start a secret chat, go to the section configurations from your account, choose the options ask a questionOkay and click on the article Start, to start a chat and request help from the Telegram support team of volunteers.

Alternatively, you can connect to the Telegram support page, describe the problem found in the field Please describe your problem, enter your contact information in the fields Tu e-mailHis phone number, and press the button send, to send your support request by email.