Latest Telegram beta lets WP8.1 users send any file from their internal storage


WhatsApp competitor Telegram has updated their Windows Phone Messenger app to version 1.3.40.

The app focuses on security and features Secret Chats with end-to-end encryption, can self destruct messages on both handsets and messages are not logged on their Telegram’s servers.

The latest update brings some great improvements, especially for WP8.1 users, including:

New Features

– Send all types of documents from your phone storage or OneDrive (wp8.1)
– Share videos from Gallery or OneDrive (wp8.1)
– Save documents and videos (wp8.1)


– Full emoji support in chats
– Improved chat headers
– Improved chat settings
– Improved forwarded messages

Bug Fixes

– Fixed bug with key generation on sign up
– Fixed Authorisation error 408 while scrolling chat list
– Fixed returning to the chat list and multiple notifications
– Fixed problem with in-app notifications from muted chats
– Fixed problems with emoji keyboard height on some devices
– Fixed problem with keyboard covering the input field

Find the free app in the Windows Phone Store here.

Via WindowsBlogItalia