How to Install Telegram on Mac

Author: Iqbal | Guide: Telegram |

Telegram is yet another social networking app that lets you connect with other users through texting, audio/video calling, screen sharing and video messages. If you’re wondering how to install telegram on your PC or computer, specifically on your Mac device, you have reached the right place. Given below is a step-to-step guide that will teach you exactly how to install telegram on mac.

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Steps to install telegram on mac

Step 1- Search telegram on google & tap on first link: Open a browser of your choice and open google. Search telegram and open the first site that pops up, as shown in the image below.

install telegram on mac step 1

Step 2- Scroll down & tap on telegram for macOS & download it: This site will take you to the official page of telegram. The home page of telegram will open up four different options. Scroll down to view the option of “Telegram for MacOS.”

install telegram on mac step 2

Step 3- Open the downloaded file & drag telegram to your applications: The download might take some time, depending upon your internet speed. After the telegram file is downloaded, open it in downloads.

  • Select the file and right click on it to open it with disk image mounter. Let it load. After its loaded, a small new window will appear on your screen.
  • You will see an image, a command below it, and your Telegram app directing an arrow towards the applications folder below that. You can see it in the image given below.
  • This window commands you to drag telegram to your applications. Your final step is to hold your cursor with the left key on telegram and drag it towards the applications folder.
  • You will then see a pop up that copies telegram to applications. Wait for it to load completely. Once its loaded, it will be ready to use.

install telegram on mac step 3

To check if it has installed correctly, scroll through your desktop to see if you can see a telegram icon. Tap on this icon to open telegram. After that, you can make your account by signing up in the app. You can do this via adding your phone number or scanning through a QR code.

You can register by adding your country code and your mobile number. A verification code will be emailed to your registered mobile number. Then you'll be able to access your account.

By following the above-mentioned steps, you can now install telegram on Mac. Telegram users can chat from their mac computer with any other user who is using telegram, regardless of the device being iOS or android.


  1. You can also directly search “Telegram for MacOS” on google and directly go to the official site and tap the link that appears for downloading telegram on MacOS.
  2. Another way to download telegram on MacOS is by downloading the app of telegram from apple store.
  3. Telegram for MacOS includes all the features from the iOS version of the app, including the feature of secret chats.

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