How to become invisible on Telegram

After reading my guide on how Telegram works, you have decided to download the famous messaging app on your device and test its features first-hand. Paying particular attention to her privacy, she first tried to make herself "invisible" to prevent her contacts and other users from Telegram they can see when you are online and when you last logged in. Unfortunately, however, all your attempts have not yielded the desired result and now you would like my help to be successful in your attempt. If that's the case, let me tell you that you've come to the right place at the right time.

With today's guide, in fact, I'll explain how to become invisible on Telegram either by using the application for smartphones and tablets or coming from the official client of the famous messaging service for computers. In addition to showing you the detailed procedure for "hiding" from all your contacts, I will also show you how to make yourself invisible (or make yourself visible only to some people). How do you say? Is that exactly what you wanted to know? So let's not waste any more precious time and get to the heart of the matter right away.

Courage: make yourself comfortable, take all the time you think is convenient and dedicate yourself to reading the following paragraphs. Identify the procedure for the device of your interest, try to put into practice the instructions that I am about to give you and surely you will be able to hide from your contacts in no time. Enjoy reading!

  • Become invisible in Telegram from mobile phones and tablets
  • Become invisible on Telegram from a PC
  • In case of problems

Before showing you how to become invisible on Telegram and explain in detail how to hide your last access to the contacts of your interest, it is necessary to make a necessary premise.

First of all, you should know that by choosing to hide your last login in Telegram, you will in turn lose the ability to see the last login of your contacts. Furthermore, it is not possible to "hide" completely in Telegram: even if the exact day and time of your last access is not shown, words like » Last access recently «If you have recently logged in» Last access this week "If you haven't logged in for a few days", Last access in the current month "If several weeks have passed since your last login and" Last accessed a long time ago ”If you haven't logged in for more than a month.

Also, you should know that when write a new message, if the recipient is online and on screen Charla, the latter will realize that you are online (and therefore you will be visible) from the message » is writing Under your name even if you don't send the message.

Become invisible in Telegram from mobile phones and tablets

Become invisible in Telegram from mobile phones and tablets It is a procedure that allows not only to hide the last access to the famous messaging service, but also not to show the "Online" status when using the application.

To continue and make yourself invisible to all your contacts, start the Telegram application by tapping its icon (the paper plane on light blue background ) on the home screen of your device, then select the item configurations present in the menu below and tap the item Privacy & Security.

On the new screen that appears, locate the section Privacy, touch the item Last access, place the check mark next to the option Anyone and press the button Done. By doing so, you will become invisible to all your contacts who will no longer be able to see your last login or when you are online.

If, on the contrary, you want to make yourself invisible only to certain people, access the configurations of Telegram touching the icon gear wheel, choose the option Privacy & Security and touch the item Last access. Now, put the check mark next to the option Contacts, touch the item Not share with and press the button Add new, then place the check mark next to the contacts of your interest on the screen Add users (or write your name in the field Search for contacts or usernames ) and press the button Done for save the changes.

On the contrary, if you want to make yourself invisible to all your contacts but do not intend to "hide" from certain people, access the section Privacy & Security from Telegram, tap the item Last access and put the check mark next to the option Anyone. Then click on the element Share with, Press the button Add new, put the check mark next to contacts which you want to allow to see your last access and know when you are online and press the button Done.

If you change your mind, you can remove the contacts you previously added to the list of people you want to hide from and the list of contacts who can see your status at any time. To do this, access the sections Privacy & Security es Last access, touch the item Not share with o Share with and press the button Edit at the top right, then tap the icon red round present next to the name of the person to remove, select the entry Delete And that is.

Become invisible on Telegram from a PC

If you want to know how to become invisible in Telegram from a PCYou will be glad to know that the procedure is almost identical to that described above for mobile phones and tablets.

If you have installed the software as I indicated in my guide on how to download Telegram on a Pc, launch the latter, click on the gear wheel in the lower right and, in the new screen that appears, select the option Privacy & Security. Then click on the item Last access, place the check mark next to the option Anyone present in the section Who can see my last login? and press the button Done top right.

How do you say? Would you like to show your last login and only inform certain contacts when you are online? If so, go to configurations from Telegram by clicking on the icon gear wheel, select the option Privacy & Security and set the option Anyone next to the article Last access, then click on the option Always share with and, in the new screen that appears, add the contacts of your interest.

Press the button add contact, place the check mark next to the people you want to add and press the button Okay. If you cannot find the contact you are interested in, you can enter their name in the field Search above. If in doubt, to remove previously added people, select the item Edit present at the top right of the screen Always share, click on the red round relative to the person you intend to remove from the exceptions and that's it.

On the contrary, if you want to make yourself invisible to only some people, log in to configurations Telegram, select the items Privacy & Security es Last access and place the check mark next to the item Contacts. Then choose the option Never share withclick on the item add contact and search for the person of your interest by entering their name in the field Search above.

Once you have identified the contact of your interest, put the check mark next to their name and confirm your intention by clicking the button Okay. As described above, also in this case, you can remove the people you want to hide from by selecting the option Edit and clicking on the red round next to the name of the contact you are interested in.

If the official Telegram client is not installed on your PC and you wonder if you can change your privacy settings and make your last login invisible using Telegram Web, the web version of the famous messaging service, the answer is no.

In fact, by connecting to the official Telegram website, logging into your account with your phone number and accessing the configurations from Telegram, privacy and security options are not available.

In case of problems

If you have followed in detail the instructions I have given you in the previous paragraphs but some of your friends have told you that they can still see your last login and see when you are online, I suggest you check the FAQ section of the site Web. Telegram and try to find a solution to your problems.

Alternatively, if you wish to receive assistance from Telegram staff, connected to the support page of the messaging service website, please describe the problem found (in English) in the field Please describe your problem, enter your contact information in the fields Tu e-mail es Your phone number and press the button send to submit your report. To learn more about the subject, I leave you my guide dedicated to problems with Telegram.