Telegram is an instant messaging app used by millions of people worldwide. The platform is well known for its end-to-end encryption and that’s why so many people use it. It’s also great for those who need to share a lot of files and documents. However, some people find it hard to download files from Telegram. In this article, we’ll show you how to download files from Telegram using IDM.
Just follow these simple steps –
- First, open your browser and go to web.telegram.org, the official Telegram website.
- Next, enter the mobile number linked to your Telegram account. You’ll also need to add your country code.
- After you do this, tap on next and then open the Telegram app on your device.
- You’ll get a confirmatory pin on your mobile number linked to your Telegram account. Enter this pin when prompted.
- Then type “getpubliclink_bot” in the Telegram search bar. Various options will appear. Click on “Get Public Link Bot” and tap the “Start” button to continue.
Now let’s move to downloading the files. Telegram is often used to transfer large files that are hard to send using other apps. People sometimes face difficulties downloading these files. But don’t worry. Just follow these steps –
- Go to any channel, group, or chat where you want to download a file. Select the file or files you want.
- Forward the selected file to the Get Public Link Bot mentioned earlier.
- Open Get Public Link Bot. You’ll see many options. Click on the “Instant Download” button because that’s why you’re here.
- You’ll get a confirmation message asking if you want to download the file. Just tap on “OK” to proceed.
- IDM will start downloading your chosen file and save it on your device.
Downloading files from Telegram is simple and quick. You don’t need any third-party app to do this. It’s also safe because trusting third-party apps can be risky. So whenever you want to download a large file, you can use this method without worries.