How to Reply to a Specific Message on Telegram

In this post, you’ll see the steps to reply on Telegram to a particular message.

I use iPhone X and Google Pixel 4a (Android 12). Let’s start.

Reply to a Telegram Message (iPhone)

Here are the steps to quote on Telegram:

  1. Open the Telegram app.
  2. Open a contact or group chat you want.
  3. Long press text you wish to quote. It can be yours or someone else’s. Remember not only text, but you can also quote media.
  4. Choose the “Reply” option from the menu.
  5. Please type in your response and send it.

That’s it.

Here’s an alternate method: You can reply to a particular message by swiping it to the left. The rest are the same as above.

Reply to a Message on Telegram (Android)

Here are the steps:

  1. Open the Telegram app and hit a contact or group chat you want.
  2. Hit the message you wish to quote. It can be yours or someone else’s. If it is media, hit beside it.
  3. Choose the “Reply” option from the menu.
  4. Please type in your response and send it.

That’s it.

Here’s an alternate method: You can reply to a particular message by swiping it to the left. The rest are the same as above.

Notes:

  • Tap on the quoted message will take you to the message you’ve quoted.
  • How to cancel the quoted message before sending it? Tap X in quoted message preview, and that’s it.
  • How to quote a part of a Telegram message? There is no option for that.

That’s it.

I hope this guide, “How to Reply to a Specific Message on Telegram,” is helpful to you.

Thanks for reading.

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