February 10, 2021

How to Hide Your Profile Picture in Telegram for Android

If you have been using Telegram for some time, you may know that the instant messaging app’s privacy feature gives you an incredible amount of control. Telegram offers you more privacy and security features than other instant messaging apps for Android.

Some important security and privacy features of Telegram include the ability to restrict others from capturing screenshots; You can lock the app with passcode etc. Recently, we got another great privacy feature, which allows you to hide your profile picture on Telegram.

This is a privacy feature that allows you to show your Telegram profile picture to selected contacts. Alternatively, you can set the feature to hide your profile picture from anyone.

Read also: How to send anonymous message in Telegram

Steps to Hide Your Profile Picture on Telegram for Android

If you are interested in using Telegram’s hidden privacy feature, then you are reading the right article. In this article, we will share a step-by-step guide on how to hide your profile picture on Telegram on Android. Let’s check out

step 1. To enjoy all the new Telegram features, you should use the latest version of the app. To update the application, go to the Google Play Store and ‘Search’Wire‘. If an update is available in the app, update it.

stage 2. Now open the Telegram app on your Android device and tap on Three horizontal lines.

Tap on three horizontal lines

step 3. From the list of menus, select ‘Adjustment’

Choose 'Settings'

step 4. On the Settings page, tap on ‘Privacy and security’ the option.

Tap the 'Privacy and Security' option

Step 5. Under Privacy and Security, tap on ‘Profile Photo’ the option.

Tap on 'Profile Photo' option

Step 6. Now who can see my profile photo and video, under ‘My contacts’ the option.

Select the 'My Contacts' option

Step 7. Now you will see two more options, ‘Always allow’ And ‘Never allow’

Step 8. The Always allow The feature will let you add users or groups who can see your profile picture.

Step 9. On Never allow farm, Add contacts, users or groups you want to hide Your profile picture.

Step 10. once done, Tap on the checkmark icon Located in the upper-right corner of the screen.

this is the matter! You are done. This is how you can hide your profile picture on Telegram. I hope this article helped you! Please share this with your friends too. If you have any doubts related to this, let us know in the comment box below.

About Sachin Chaudhary