A Detailed Guide On How To Send Silent Messages On Telegram





Recently a lot of people have shifted from WhatsApp to Telegram which is a cloud-based instant messaging app, with unique features, which is quite similar to Messenger. Telegram app is available for PC as well As for Android, iOS, Windows, macOS, Linux etc. it has some tremendous features such as an end to end encrypted video calling, file sharing, hiding the last scene, animated emojis sending silent messages, etc.

Telegram recently came up with a new feature of silent messaging. This feature of silent messages allows you to send messages to any user without any notification sound on the other end and comes in handy while sending a message to someone at an odd hour. So if you want to try the Telegram feature then read the article again. We will share a step-by-step guide to how we can send messages over the telegram without sound warning in this post. 

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Here are some preconditions that you need to keep in mind before following the steps to send silent messages on Telegram:

  • Proper internet connectivity.
  • The latest (updated) version of Telegram.

How To Send Silent Messages On Telegram

Here are the steps to send silent messages on telegram:

  • Step 1: First, you need to open the Telegram app on your smartphone or PC.
  • Step 2: Now, head to any of your contact’s chat windows to whom you wish to send a silent message.
  • Step 3: Then, you need to type in your message.
  • Please Note: After typing in your message, you don’t need to tap on the send button.
  • Step 4: After that, you will need to press and hold the ‘Send button’ for about 3-4 seconds.
  • Step 5: Next, two options will be displayed on your screen- ‘Schedule message’ and ‘Send without sound’. You will have to choose the second option. Now you will notice that your silent message has been sent.

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Please Note: If you are unable to find or use this feature, then you will have to update your Telegram app.

Voila! You are done. Telegram will immediately send off your message and when sent, the receiver will receive the notification without any notification sound even if their phone is on ‘Do Not Disturb’ mode. They will know that the message was sent silently through you because a muted bell emoji will be displayed next to your name. The same will be displayed on your side if your friend sends a silent message to you.

Slow Mode Feature

Another similar feature of Telegram is the ‘Slow Mode’. This feature limits people from sending messages in a group chat on Telegram. If you enable the slow mode feature for a particular group, then the members of that particular group will not be able to send messages up till a certain time.

Some users send plenty of messages continuously due to which disruption is caused in the group order. It becomes difficult for people to read a bunch of messages. Plus sometimes you can even miss out on previous messages. Now, this is where the slow mode feature of Telegram comes in handy. This feature limits the speed of people in a group chat to send messages continuously. Using this, the group admin can prevent certain members or all the members from sending messages in the group for a specified period.

Given below are the steps you need to follow in case you want to activate the slow mode feature on your Telegram:

  • Step 1:  At first, you need to tap on the group name or icon present at the top of the chat.
  • Step 2: Then, you need to tap on either the ‘Edit’ option if you are using an iOS, or the ‘Pencil icon’ in case you are using an Android device.
  • Step 3: Next, you need to select the option of ‘Permissions’ from a particular menu that will be displayed on your screen thereafter.
  • Step 4: At the bottom-most part of the very same page where you found the option of ‘Permissions’, you will find the ‘slow mode slider’.

Points to be noted

  • The slow mode slider displayed on your screen will range from “30 seconds to 1 hour”. Based on your preference, you can choose how long each member must wait before sending the messages in the Telegram group chat.
  • The slow mode feature can be enabled as well as disabled.
  • Other than this, the slow mode feature can also be used to create an exception for only one user to send messages or media.

The Steps That You Need To Follow For This Purpose

Step 1: On the same screen that activated the slow mode feature on your Telegram, you will find an option of ‘Add exception’. Click on it.

  • Step 2: Then you need to select the particular member from the list of users in the group chat who you want to put under the slow mode.
  • Step 3: Next, you will have to select ‘Permissions’ that includes various segments such as ‘Sending messages’, ‘Media’, ‘Links’, etc.
  • Step 4: After that, you will have to choose the duration of the exception you are putting that member under.
  • Step 5: Lastly, you will have to tap on the ‘Apply’ option present at the upper right corner of your screen.


Talking briefly, this slow mode feature of Telegram works like a prohibition for those members who share inappropriate things or spam the group with numerous text messages and/or media files. So, this was all about how one can send silent messages on Telegram. We hope that you found both sections of this article informative. Stay tuned to TechSunk for more such topics.

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