How to Start Encrypted Secret Chat with Someone on Telegram 2022

When you use any social media application there is always a risk to privacy and security. You don’t want to share your private conversation with anyone on formal chat but these days almost every social media application has an encrypted secret chat feature within the application. Similarly, you can start an encrypted secret chat with someone on Telegram to share your private conversation, images, and photos.

You can start a secret conversation with anyone on Telegram. To start an encrypted secret chat with someone on Telegram you can go to the edit icon, choose New Secret Chat and tap the username or phone number of someone to start an encrypted secret chat.

But if you are using the Telegram Web version on your Laptop or PC then you won’t be able to start a secret conversation with someone somehow you can use the Android emulator on your Laptop or PC to open an encrypted secret chat with someone.

If you don’t know how to create an encrypted secret chat with someone in Telegram on iPhone, Android and desktop then in this article we have mentioned a step-by-step procedure to do so.

So, stay with us and read the full article stated below.

What does Telegram Encrypted Secret Chat mean?

Telegram Encrypted secret chat means you can start a secret chat with someone where all of your messages, images, videos, and files are encrypted and secured, you and your friend can only see the messages, photos, videos, and documents you shared. When your friend sees the messages, pictures, and videos from the chat it will automatically delete them from the secret chat.

Once you send the messages, images, and videos in the secret chat, they will get deleted from the chat once the receiver checks the messages and snaps. Your friend won’t be able to take screenshots or video recordings of the chats, pictures, and videos within the secret chat which increases the privacy and security of your conversation with someone on Telegram.

What are the Features of Telegram Encrypted Secret Chat?

Encrypted secret chat and normal chat on Telegram are different. In the normal chat section, messages, photos, and videos stay in the chat section whereas, in a secret chat your messages, images, and videos will get deleted automatically.

Besides there are many features you can find in the Telegram Encrypted secret chat, below are some of the features you can see in the secret chats are:

  • Your messages, photos, and videos will be removed once the receiver sees the messages in the secret chats.
  • You can share one-time images, videos, and important information in the secret chat section “Self Destruction”.
  • You can set the duration for messages, images, and videos to disappear from the chat.
  • Your friends or someone can’t take a screenshot or capture a video record of the secret chat.
  • You can even delete the messages from the secret chat manually after the conversation.
  • Users won’t be able to forward your messages, photos, and video from secret chat.

How to Start an Encrypted Secret Chat with Someone in Telegram on iPhone

To create an encrypted secret chat with someone on Telegram on iPhone follow the steps mentioned below:

  1. Open the Telegram application on your iPhone device.
  2. If asked, log in to your Telegram account.
  3. Now, you will see the chat section as ‘Home’
  4. After that, tap on the Search bar from the top.
  5. Now, enter someone’s username or phone number
  6. After that, tap on the user profile.
  7. Now, go to the More option
  8. Finally, choose Start Secret Chat.

Done, when you tap on the Start Secret Chat you will open a new chat with the user. Now, you can have a self-destruct timer for automatically deleting chats.

So, these are the complete and easy steps to encrypted secret chat with someone on Telegram from iPhone.

How to Start an Encrypted Secret Chat with Someone in Telegram on Android

To open an encrypted secret chat with someone on Telegram on Android  follow the steps mentioned below:

  1. Open the Telegram application on your Android device.
  2. Now, you will see the Chat section as ‘Home’
  3. After that, tap on the circular pencil icon “Edit” from the bottom right.
  4. Now, choose New Secret Char under New message.
  5. After that, select the contact name or phone number under New Secret Chat
  6. And you will see You invited [Username] to join a secret chat. box.
  7. Now, when the user is online and accepts your secret conversation, you will start a secret chat with the user.
  8. Done.

So, these are the complete and easy steps to encrypted secret chat with someone on Telegram from Android.

How to Start an Encrypted Secret Chat with Someone on Telegram Web

You can’t create an encrypted secret chat with someone from Telegram Web, somehow you can download an Android emulator on your Laptop or PC to use the Telegram application on your device and start a secret conversation with someone from a PC or Laptop.

So first of all, download an Android Emulator on your Laptop or PC. You can download Bluestacks on your device to use the Telegram application on your desktop.

Follow the steps mentioned below to open a secret chat with someone from your desktop

  1. Download Android Emulator “BlueStacks” on your Laptop or PC.
  2. Follow the on-screen instruction and Install Bluestacks on your device.
  3. Now, open Bluestacks and get the Telegram application.
  4. After that, open the Telegram app from Bluestack.
  5. Now, log in to your Telegram account using your phone number or QR code.
  6. After that, you will see a similar dashboard as on your phone.
  7. Now, click on the Edit “Circular Pencil” icon from the bottom.
  8. After that,  click New Secret Char under New message.
  9. Now, select the contact name or phone number under New Secret Chat
  10. And you will see You invited [Username] to join a secret chat. box.
  11. Done.

So, these are the easy and quick step-by-step processes to start an encrypted secret chat with someone from Telegram Web.

How to Leave or Disable Secret Mode on Telegram?

When someone starts a secret conversation with you on Telegram, you have to accept to join the secret chat. Even after joining the secret conversation you can disable and leave the secret chat on Telegram. To leave or Disable secret mode on Telegram, follow the steps mentioned below to do so:

Easy steps to leave Secret Mode in Telegram on iPhone

To leave or Disable secret mode in Telegram on iPhone:

  1. Open Telegram on your iPhone device.
  2. Now, you will see the chat section on your iPhone.
  3. You will find the secret conversation in the chat section.
  4. Now, swipe left the secret chat.
  5. After that, tap on the Delete button.
  6. Finally, tap on the Delete Chat button to leave the secret chat.
  7. Done.

These are the steps to leave Secret Mode in Telegram on an iPhone device.

Easy steps to leave Secret Mode in Telegram on Android

To leave or Disable secret mode in Telegram on Android:

  1. Open Telegram on your Android device.
  2. Find a secret conversation with someone from the chat section.
  3. Tap and hold the secret conversation.
  4. Now, press the Delete “Trash icon” button from the top.
  5. After that, tap on the Check box.
  6. Finally, tap on the Delete Chat button to leave the secret chat.
  7. Done.

These are the steps to leave Secret Mode in Telegram on an Android device.

How to Enable self-destruct mode in secret chat on Telegram?

If you want to delete messages, photos, videos, or documents automatically after you send them to secret chat then you can enable self-destruct mode in secret chat on Telegram.

Follow the steps stated below to enable self-destruct mode in secret chat on Telegram:

  1. Open the Telegram application on your device.
  2. Now, find a secret conversation from the chat section.
  3. After that, open a secret chat with someone.
  4. Now, tap on the three vertical dots from the top right corner.
  5. After that, choose to set self-destruct timer.
  6. Now, scroll down and set up the timer to delete the chats.
  7. Finally, tap on the Done button to enable self-destruct mode.

When you enable self-destruct timer on the secret chat, your messages, pictures and videos will automatically get deleted from the secret chat.

Frequently Asked Question – FAQs

How to end a secret chat on telegram?

To end a secret chat on Telegram, go to the chat section and delete the secret chat from telegram to disable the secret conversation.

How to see a secret chat in a telegram?

Open the Telegram app, and you can see the secret chat in the chat section in a telegram.

Does telegram secret chat disappear?

Yes, if you have set self-destruct timer on the secret chat section then chats will auto disappear on Telegram.

Is secret chat in telegram safe?

Yes, secret chat in Telegram is safe because your secret chats are end-to-end encrypted.

If I delete a secret chat on telegram, will they know?

Yes, if you delete a secret chat on Telegram, the one you have started a secret conversation with will know you have removed the secret conversation because the chat will get deleted for them as well.

Can we hide a chat on Telegram?

Yes, you can hide a chat on Telegram using the Archive feature from the chat.

How does Telegram secret chat work?

Yes, Telegram secret chat works well. You can start a secret chat with someone to share and chat important information, photos, and videos with someone.

Final Words

On the Telegram app, you can easily start a secret conversation within the Telegram application but you won’t be able to start an encrypted secret chat with someone from Telegram Web, you can use Android Emulator to use the telegram app on your desktop to use secret chat on your PC or Laptop.

In the above article, you will find a complete step-by-step process to start an encrypted secret chat with someone on Telegram iPhone, Android, and PC or Laptop.

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