How to Disable Message Preview on Telegram
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How to Disable Message Preview on Telegram

In this post, you’ll see the steps to disable message preview on Telegram.

I use the Web, Desktop, and app (Android phone and iPhone). Let’s start.

Disable Message Preview on Telegram (Android)

Here are the steps:

Open the Telegram app.

Hit the three vertical lines at the top left and select Settings between Saved Messages and Invite Friends.

Tap Notifications and Sounds in the Settings section.

In the Notifications for chats section, you can see Private Chats, Groups, and Channels.

For contact chats, tap Chats. For group chats, tap Groups. Tap Channels for the channels.

Now you can see the Show Message Previews above Light Color.

Please disable it, and that’s all.

Disabled Show Message Previews
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If you want the message preview, you must enable the abovementioned option.

Disable Telegram Message Preview (iPhone)

Launch Telegram and hit the Settings tab at the bottom.

Tap Notifications and Sounds.

In the Message Notifications section, you can see Private Chats, Group Chats, and Channels.

Tap the kind of chat you want to disable the message preview.

Now you can see Message Preview in the Options section.

Please disable it, and that’s all.

Disabled Message Preview
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If you want the message preview, you must enable the abovementioned option.

Disable Message Preview on Telegram Desktop

Note that the steps below apply to all contacts, groups, and channels.

Open the Telegram Desktop app and hit the three horizontal lines at the top left.

Select Settings between Saved Messages and Night Mode.

Hit Notifications and Sounds.

You can see the Text beside the Name. Uncheck the Text, and that’s it.

For the message preview, you need to check the Text.

Turn Off Message Preview on Telegram Web

Here are the steps:

Open the Telegram Web and hit the horizontal lines at the top left.

Select Settings between Contacts and Dark Mode.

Click on Notifications and Sounds.

For contact chats, you need to look into Private Chats. For group chats, see the Groups section. View the Channels section for the channels.

There, you can see the Show Message Previews option.

Disable it, and that’s all.

For the message preview, you need to enable the option.

That’s it.

See: How to Disable Account Link in Telegram Forwarded Messages