How to Hide Telegram Channel

Author: Nandini | Guide: Telegram |

We can hide telegram channels, without deleting them. We can send and receive messages and make voice calls to persons using Telegram and we can hide their chats without deleting or blocking them. We can hide a channel and still send and receive messages.

  • You may archive and unarchive numerous threads at once, hide the folder from the main screen so you never have to look at your archive, and make sure that archived threads don't resurface in your chat window when you receive new messages.
  • This article briefly teaches you how to hide your Telegram Group, with pictures.

Hide Telegram Channel in 4 Steps

Step 1- Open Telegram: Download the Telegram App from Google Play Store (Android) or App Store (iPhone). You can register with your mobile number, name, and username.

  • After downloading, you’ll find the app on the home screen or you can search for it.
  • Click on it once, for the app to open.

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Step 2- Long press on the channel you want to hide: After the Telegram App opens, you’ll find all your chats, groups, and channels that you are a part of.

  • Find the channel you want to hide.
  • You can use your search bar.
  • After finding the channel, long-press it for a few seconds.

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Step 3- Tap on the three dots icon: If you long-press a channel chat, it gets selected.

  • After the channel is selected, you can select multiple chats too.
  • You can’t open any messages to read in this state.
  • You’ll find three dots on the top left corner of the screen.
  • Click on it once.

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Step 4- Tap on the archive: After you click the 3 dots, you’ll find 3 options there.

  • You’ll have the option to archive, mark as read, and clear history.
  • When you archive a chat, it gets removed from the log without deleting any data.
  • Click ‘Archive’ once.

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By using the archive option, we can hide the group without deleting any data, erasing history, or cleaning the cache. This article briefly explains to you how to hide a chat without deleting or blocking it. After hiding the chat you can still receive messages from the sender and send them messages back. You can learn How to Hide a Telegram Group here. You can hide the contact without the person on other ending knowing about this.

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