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    How to create a username on Telegram?

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    Joel Fulleda
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    On Telegram, you can create a username to be more easily identifiable, without giving your first and last name. In this new tutorial from our series "How to manage and secure your Telegram account?" », we explain how to create your own.

    Create a username on Telegram

    1. Open the Telegram app, then go to the tab Parameters.


    2. Touch " Set username ».

    3. Choose your username by respecting the criteria indicated.


    Your username is now created. This means that if you share the link t.me/yourusername, other Telegram users can chat with you.

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