If you have not saved Telegram files to the gallery, finding them could be a hectic task. Thankfully, there is a quick way to see all your Telegram downloaded files in Telegram itself. So, you do not have to dig into the File Manager to look for files. This guide will tell you how to see downloaded files in Telegram on Android, iPhone, and PC.
Telegram, by default, won’t save the images, photos, or any other files to your gallery or the downloads folders. You will need to access the chat/group/channel where you found the file. Or, you will have to search through all Telegram files on your device to locate the files. By following the steps mentioned below, you’ll be able to find all your Telegram downloads within seconds.
How to See Downloaded Files in Telegram on Android
Follow these steps and find all your Telegram downloads within Telegram.
1. Launch the Telegram app.
2. Tap on three lines menu icon in the upper-left corner and tap on Settings.
3. Click Data and Storage and tap on Storage Usage.
4. Scroll down a bit. You can see all Media, Files, and Music downloaded within Telegram.
If you want to delete selected Telegram downloads, tap on them and click Clear. Tap on Clear again to confirm.
If you want to see all media files from a particular chat/group/channel, go to the Telegram chat, tap on the person/group/channel name at the top. You will see all downloaded media in this chat.
How to See Downloaded Files in Telegram on PC
1. Launch the Telegram app on your PC.
2. Tap on three lines menu button in the top-left corner and select Settings.
3. Tap on Advanced.
4. Click Downloads.
To see Telegram files downloaded in a chat/group/channel, open the chat and tap on the chat/group/channel name. Telegram will show you how many downloaded files are there. Tap on them to see the files.
If you have saved Telegram files to the gallery, you can easily find them there. Alternatively, you can easily find all within the Telegram app using the steps mentioned in this article.
Saved photos, videos, and other files on Telegram, by default, are saved to the Telegram sub-folder within the Downloads folder on your PC. If you haven’t saved them after downloading, you can find them in the Downloads section in Telegram.
If you saved the downloaded videos, you should see them in the gallery. If you can’t find it there, follow the steps from this article to see all your Telegram downloads.