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How to Use Telegram Messenger Without A Phone Number

 

Use Telegram Without  Phone Number

Even though Telegram is not designed to use without a phone number, apps such as Text Free, Google Voice, Burner, or TextNow let you use a landline or an alternate number instead of a cell phone number.

This article explains how you can get alternate phone numbers from four sources and how to set up a Telegram account using your new or landline phone number.

Can You Use Telegram Without a Phone Number?

 

Use Telegram Without Phone Number

Unfortunately, creating a Telegram account without providing a phone number is impossible, and this is to prevent automated account creation.

However, once you receive a verification code via voice call or SMS text message and your telegram account is verified, you do not need to access the number again.

There are many ways to get a phone number for a short time or as long as you need. You can get a temporary phone number quickly and for free with these options.

Google Voice

A Google Voice number allows users to make voice calls and send texts using a web-based telephone service from Google. Its only downside is that you have to use a Google account to use a Google Voice number.

This won’t matter if your main concern is not letting Telegram know your phone number, but if you’re looking for ultimate privacy, this may not be the right choice. If Google Voice works for your security needs, here’s how to set up a Telegram account through Google Voice.

  1. Go to Google and set up a new account if necessary.
  2. Navigate to Google Voice and register or select a phone number.
  3. Register that number with Telegram and wait for the confirmation code to be delivered.
  4. Retrieve the code from your Google Voice window and type it into Telegram.
  5. Confirm your account and begin using it.

You can create a Google Account without a phone number too. Even though the email service asks for it, there are some workarounds, and we have an article explaining how to do that.

Burner

Call forwarding apps such as Burner are very useful. You can rent a temporary phone number and give it to whomever you like. You receive the call on the Burner server and forward it to your real number. The caller knows your real number since Burner doesn’t share it.

The service offers two accounts: a short-term burner number that can list items on Craigslist or verify Telegram and a long-term subscription number.

In the short term, the numbers are free, while in the long term, the numbers are reasonably priced. To ensure that your identity isn’t tied to your Telegram account, Burner is a great option for you.

FreePhoneNum.com

Burner phone numbers can be obtained for free at FreePhoneNum.com. The service provides a temporary number that can be used for verification or other purposes. Using this service, you can verify whether you are a website member. There are some failures with the numbers provided, but you should be able to find one that works if you persevere and keep trying.

TextNow

With TextNow, you can sign up for the service using a temporary email address. If you continue to use the number, you will continue to receive authentication codes.

Allow all permissions on your smartphone at first after downloading the app. TextNow will provide you with a phone number for Telegram. Wait until the timer expires and select the option to get the code by phone if you have not received the code by text.

There will only be a couple of minutes for you to receive the call, and it may go to TextNow’s voicemail system. You can now set up your Telegram account by entering the code.

Receive SMS

A free service called Receive SMS allows me to verify my membership without giving out my phone number. Although it works with Telegram, it has the same issue that FreePhoneNum.com does: not all numbers work all the time.

Finding one that works may take a little trial and error. Simply add the verification code to your Telegram account on your phone by watching incoming messages.

Conclusion

Telegram is a messaging app that has become popular in recent years. It is a very popular platform for groups, communities, and chats. Millions of people use it all over the world. Telegram is very popular among teen users because it allows them to communicate with each other without having to go through the hassle of using email or texting.

FAQ

Can you use Telegram without a phone number?

Telegram, an instant messaging platform, has updated its app with several new features. One of the major changes is the new sign-up process. Now, users will not require any phone number to sign-up. Previously, the users of Telegram needed to enter their mobile numbers to create a Telegram account.

Can I log in to Telegram using email?

The upcoming feature will let you link your account to an email ID, and Telegram will use it for verification every time you log in from a new device.

How can I create a Telegram account without a SIM card?

To connect the wallet to Fragment, go to the Fragment website and click ‘Connect TON’ in the top right corner. Open the Tonkeeper wallet and scan the QR code that appears on the website. Now open the ‘Numbers’ section of the website to see the list of unknown numbers you can buy to access Telegram without a SIM card.