If you are a Telegram user, you have definitely heard the secret chat. An interesting feature that Telegram has provided to its users for safe conversation. But what is the secret chat? What is the difference between a secret chat and a regular chat? These are all questions that have definitely come to you. In this article, I want to answer these questions and introduce you to this interesting feature
Secret chat is one of the features of Telegram, which is a secret or private chat for people. This chat has capabilities and limitations that the parties are comfortable with the secret of the chat and the information exchanged, and no one can invade or abuse their privacy.
How to create a secret chat in Telegram
How to create a secret chat in Telegram? Update your Telegram first. This feature is related to previous versions, but problems may be fixed in newer versions. So to avoid any problems, update your telegram.Then enter the Telegram program. In previous versions of Telegram, there was an option in the Telegram menu called new secret chat, and you just had to click on it and then select the user you want from the contact list. This is how easily your secret chat is created. But if this option is not available for you in the menu, there is another way to do it.
First, enter the Telegram program. then you must enter the contact window which you intend to have a confidential conversation. If there is no chat between you and the intended contact, you can create it from the contacts section. Then, when you enter the chat page, click on the person’s name at the top of the page. Then You will be taken to a page that displays information about the person’s profile. Click on the three options at the top of the page to open the menu. Then click on start secret chat and finally click on ok. Now your telegram secret chat is created easily.
The difference between a secret chat and a regular chat:
What is the difference between this secret conversation and the ordinary conversation in the Telegram? In the following, I will mention some of these differences
This feature means that all your exchanged messages are encrypted in the chat and no device or person other than the parties can access these messages. In this way, even the Telegram servers themselves are not aware of the nature of the message exchanged, and this greatly increases the security of the conversation and makes people feel comfortable.
In addition to encrypting all messages exchanged, the files you exchange, such as photos and videos, are also encrypted, and no other person or device can access this file. Identify.
No viewing on other devices
One of the features that greatly enhances security is the lack of visibility on other devices. This means that, for example, if you have started a secret conversation on your phone, you will not be able to access it via Telegram Desktop. In fact, you can access the secret chat only with the same device you started the conversation with
Unable to forward messages
In the secret of Telegram chat, neither of the two parties can forward the sent messages, and this makes the chat always secure and the person can not abuse the sent messages.
Specify a screenshot
Another great feature of this feature in Telegram, is to specify a screenshot. That is, if you or the other party takes a screenshot of your conversation, the other party is marked with the phrase,, took a screen shot ,,and the person is informed that the other party has taken a screenshot of their chat.
Another interesting feature is the automatic deletion of messages. This means that you can specify that, for example, the message is deleted automatically after one minute. This deletion occurs for both your device and the other person’s device. This means that the message will be deleted on both devices