Telegram Messenger today released an update for its beta Windows Phone app. The latest update brings a couple of new features as well as bug fixes and performance improvements. The latest update allows the app to integrate with phone contacts. Including that, the username links of the app will now open a chat with a user other than opening the profile. However, the update is mainly focused on improvements and bug fixes. Version 126.96.36.199 of the app brings improved support for chat background and it also fixes the self-destruct feature. As always, there are performance improvements and ‘other fixes’. Here is the full changelog for version 188.8.131.52 of the app:
- Integration with phone Contacts
- telegram.me/username links open a chat with the user in Telegram
- Improved support for chat background
- Fix self-destruct timer
- Fix emoji keyboard on Full HD screens
- Other improvements and fixes
The app is a beta version of the actual app which lets Windows Phone users to get the latest features quickly. However, the updates aren’t stable most of the time and there are some issues as well. Nonetheless, head over to this link to download the app from the Windows Phone Store.