How to clean the telegram to release the space on your mobile

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Do you need space on your smartphone? With these tips and tricks you can delete photos, images, videos and Telegram files and free up space on your mobile.

Telegram is one of the most popular instant messaging applications today. Its different features and services are what makes it so special for users.

However, as with all applications of this type, one of its biggest problems is the best before date di internal memory of your mobile device.



How to clean Telegram to free up space on your mobile

Although, unlike alternatives like WhatsApp, in the case of Telegram, data storage is done most of the time in the cloud, so your mobile device usually suffers less in this section.

Even so, a lot of information is downloaded and stored in your terminal as you use it, and when you realize it, one big part of your memory is busy.

Tips and tricks to clean Telegram and free up space on your mobile

Below, you can see some very useful tips that will be of great help to you if you want clean Telegram and free up storage space on your mobile.

Configure Telegram storage usage

We said that Telegram bases his cloud storage space, which can be very useful to free this section on your mobile. The thing is, it also has its negative point.

Assuming you have cleared the application cache to free up space, when you want to look at old content in a chat, it will start downloading all multimedia content again.

Fortunately, Telegram it has some interesting features in this regard. The first is how long you want the application to keep media files on your device before deleting them automatically.



If you go up "Settings> Data and storage> Storage usage", you will find a section called "Keep multimedia files" and several options ranging from 3 days, 1 week, 1 month and unlimited.

Configure file storage in Telegram

At this point, you simply need to adjust how long you want to keep the media files on your device and that's it. Of course, consider that option "without limits" it will make the application understand that you don't want anything ever deleted.

As for the second option, you can select different options for automatic download of media files, whether it is mobile data, Wi-Fi or data roaming.

If you want to take it one step further, you can disable these options, so that the download of multimedia files within a chat, new or old, is done manually, where you can select what you want to download and what not.

This is very useful mainly because you limit the amount of media files that are downloaded to your mobile and you will avoid saturating the storage space, especially if you have many groups.

Eliminate unnecessary chats from Telegram

We all happened to have a conversation with a contact and forgot the chat for a long time or maybe one day you decided to try a bot and never opened that chat again.

A great starting point for clean Telegram and free up storage space on your mobile it is precisely that of delete all those chats that you won't need, and it's very easy to do.


Empty Telegram chats and conversations to free up space on your mobile



To do this, you simply have to select all chats you want to delete and then slide your finger icon of basket which is shown below and then on "Empty chat> Empty chat". By doing this, all data, images, audio and more from your device will be erased, freeing up storage space on your mobile.

Please note that if you want to delete Telegram messages and entire conversations for all participants, i.e. those who are not with bots, you must confirm whether you want them to be deleted for the other person or just for you.

Then you can delete the chat with a person on Telegram

Delete the Telegram cache

The last option for clean Telegram and free up space on your mobile it is perhaps one of the simplest. It involves clearing the cache of the application and, in this case, your conversations, data or multimedia files will not be deleted, only the copy stored on your mobile will be removed.


Clear the cache in Telegram

This option is also found in "Settings> Storage data> Storage usage", you will find a section called “Clear Telegram Cache”. There, they will simply be displayed information that this section occupa in memory of your mobile.

Delete data and files to have more space on your mobile

You just have to select everything you want to delete and then delete them from your mobile, so you will free up unnecessary storage space on your device.

As you will see, it is very easy clean Telegram to free up space on your terminal. Now you just have to try these simple tips and you will notice the difference. If it worked for you, please let us know so we will continue to bring you new tricks.


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