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Animated backgrounds on Telegram; Know how to make texting interesting

Do you use Telegram for chatting? You can now have animated backgrounds in the chat. Here is all you need to know.

Updated on: Aug 22 2022, 13:24 IST
Here is all you need to know about animated backgrounds in Telegram chats. (Pixabay)
Here is all you need to know about animated backgrounds in Telegram chats. (Pixabay)

WhatsApp, Telegram, are some of the most popular and most widely used messaging applications. Like every regular application, Telegram too keeps on adding new updates and bringing exciting features to the app in order to make it more fun for the users. As per the recent information, Telegram users can now keep animated backgrounds for chats. Other than this Telegram has also added message sending animations, a new menu button for bots, new ways to import stickers, reminders to help keep your account safe, and more. Here is all you need to know.

Animated Backgrounds

As per the information provided by Telegram, Animated Backgrounds are the multi-color gradient wallpapers, generated algorithmically and move beautifully every time you send a message. These animations have been added to all default themes. If you want more animation backgrounds, you can find it in Settings. Android users can open Telegram and go to Chat Settings then Change Chat Background. While the iOS users can find it in Appearance > Chat Background. Also Read: Hide your WhatsApp chat on iPhone and Android; Know how

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Creating and Sharing Backgrounds

In case the default options are not enough, it is very easy to create your own animated backgrounds. All you need to do is choose three or four colors to unlock the animation, then add an optional pattern for extra style. When ready, share your animated wallpapers with friends and family.

Message Sending Animations

Stickers and emoji now can hop from your keyboard into the chat with animations. On iOS, this also applies to media you send from the attachment panel, and even text messages. Your input text will transform into the message bubble as it goes into the chat. Also Read: Google Workspace will NOT be Free anymore; here are top 5 alternatives

For the iOS users Telegram has also come up with the semi-transparency and new App icons. On iOS, backgrounds will be partially visible through the header and the footer in chats, giving the interface a new look. Two new gradient app icons are available in Settings > Appearance in addition to the blue and black versions.

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First Published Date: 25 Jun, 17:13 IST