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telegram-desktop: official telegram messaging application

NAME

telegram-desktop - official telegram messaging application

SYNOPSIS

[ -startintray ] [ -many ] [ -debug ] [ -- URI ]

DESCRIPTION

This manual page documents how to run Telegram Desktop, official Telegram client.

OPTIONS

The program understands various parameters, some of them are described in the present document.
-startintray
Do not show the main window, just start in the system tray. Useful for automatic launching.
-many
Allow multiple instances of the client at the same time.
-debug
Run in debug mode immediately. See logs in ~/.local/share/TelegramDesktop/DebugLogs.
URI
Specify Telegram URI. It is used for automatically opening chats by t.me site.

ENVIRONMENT

HOME
User home directory where it stores downloaded files and configuration.

SEE ALSO

Wiki on GitHub