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How to create chats: All your friends communicate mainly via chat. Not having much familiarity with technology, however, you can’t keep up with the times and find it a bit difficult to use the most popular instant messaging services: WhatsApp, Telegram, Facebook Messenger etc. In some ways, you feel “cut off” from the world and would like to remedy this situation. Well, I’m happy to inform you that you’ve come across just the right guide at the right time!

In the next paragraphs, in fact, I will explain how to create chats on the most popular instant messaging services and thus communicate with your more “technological” friends. I guarantee that starting conversations, single or group, through these applications will be really simple, as long as you strictly follow the “tips” that I will give you shortly.

So, are you ready to get started? Yup? Perfect! Make yourself comfortable, take all the time you need to concentrate on reading this tutorial and you will see that you too will be able to optimally use the services listed below. I wish you happy reading!

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How will I create your WhatsApp chat


Do you want to create chats on WhatsApp , but you are not very familiar with this very popular instant messaging platform? Don’t worry, because below you will find all the information you need.

Of course, in order to follow the steps given below, it is assumed that you have already installed the official WhatsApp application on your smartphone and created your account. If you haven’t done any of this, check out the tutorial where I detail how WhatsApp works.

Android

To start a chat on WhatsApp with  Android , start the official app of the service by pressing on its icon on the home screen, press on the Chat tab (top left), tap on the cartoon icon located at the bottom right and, in the screen that opens, presses on the name of one of the contacts in the list to start a single chat .

Then tap on the typing bar located at the bottom to write the message you want to send to the selected contact and then press the airplane  symbol to forward it.

If, on the other hand, you want to create a group chat , after pressing the  cartoon symbol , tap on the New group item , then press the name of those you want to include in the conversation and tap the green button depicting an arrow .

Then type in the text field  Enter the object of the group  a name that identifies the group and (possibly) add the image of the group by pressing the camera symbol to take a photo at the moment or to use an image saved in your Gallery. device or one from the Web. Finally, presses the green button with the check mark to complete the operation.

If you need to delete a group chat, remove all the participants you added and then leave and delete the group, as I have already shown you in the in-depth study on WhatsApp groups.

I also advise you to read the guide in which I explain how to chat on WhatsApp for more details on how to use the various functions offered by this messaging service, including sending documents and images, the ability to make video calls and so on. Street.

iPhone

To start a chat with WhatsApp on iPhone , start the famous instant messaging app by pressing on its icon located on the Home screen, tap on the Chat item (the icon of the two comics located at the bottom right) and, in the screen that appears, presses on the pencil  symbol with the sheet located at the top right.

At this point, if you want to start a single chat , press the name of one of the contacts listed (or search for one using the search bar located at the top) and, in the screen that opens, tap on the typing bar located in low to write the message you want to send to the contact. To send it, simply press on the airplane symbol .

If, on the other hand, you want to start a group chat , after pressing the  pencil symbol with the sheet , tap on the New group item , then press on the name of those you want to include in the conversation and tap on the Next item located at the top of right.

Finally, type a name in the Object field of the group that identifies the group and, if you wish, add a cover photo by pressing the camera symbol and selecting the “source” from which to take the image. Then tap on Create to complete the creation of the group chat.

If you want to delete a WhatsApp group, remove all the participants and then leave and delete the group, as I have well illustrated in the in-depth study on WhatsApp groups.

Whether you have created a single or group chat, you can use the functions provided by WhatsApp to share documents and images, send voice messages, make video calls, format text and so on. If you want to get more details on these specific functions, please read the guide in which I show in detail how to chat on WhatsApp.

pc

If you want to chat on WhatsApp from your PC , you can use the  WhatsApp Web service , the official WhatsApp client for Windows and macOS or the official messaging platform app for Windows 10 (if you remember, I have already explained to you in detail how to use all these solutions in the tutorial dedicated to the use of WhatsApp on the PC).

If this is the first time you connect to the WhatsApp Web service or start the WhatsApp client on Windows or macOS, you must first scan the QR Code, which is necessary to be able to log into your account from your computer.

Then start WhatsApp on your smartphone, then access the  Settings , press the item relating to the  WhatsApp Web / Desktop function and scan the QR Code  with your phone’s camera. If you encounter any difficulties in completing this operation, I recommend reading the guide in which I talk about how to use WhatsApp on a PC.

As soon as you have managed to configure WhatsApp on your computer, click on the pencil symbol with the sheet that is located at the top left and select the  name of a contact to start a single chat .

If, on the other hand, you want to create a group chat , click on the item New group , select the participants from the list of contacts that is shown to you, click on the green button with the arrow (located at the bottom), type in the text field Subject of the group the name to assign to the group and click on the green button with the check mark to complete the operation.

Of course, if you want to delete a group chat on WhatsApp, you can do it at any time. Just remove all the participants you added and, finally, leave and delete the group, as I explained to you in detail in the article dedicated to WhatsApp groups.

How will I create chat your Telegram

Another popular messaging platform is Telegram . Again, to proceed, you must first have installed the official application of the service and created your account. You can find more information about this in the tutorial in which I explain how Telegram works.

Android

To start a single chat with Telegram on Android , first start the official app of the service by pressing on its icon, then press on the pencil symbol located at the bottom right, tap on the name of the user you want to contact and send him a message using the typing bar located at the bottom.

On Telegram it is also possible to start secret chats (in which the messages self-destruct) by pressing the corresponding item from the menu that appears after tapping the pencil symbol and then selecting the user with whom to start the conversation (which will be marked by a padlock ).

To create a group chat , on the other hand, presses the  pencil symbol located at the bottom right, select the New group item from the top menu and then select the contacts to include in the conversation.

At this point, press the symbol (v) located at the top right, enter the name of the group in the appropriate text field, tap again on the symbol (v) located at the top right and you’re done.

If you want more details about the use of the integrated functions in Telegram, I invite you again to consult the in- depth analysis I published on my blog.

iOS

Do you want to start a single chat on Telegram using an iOS device ? Nothing easier. To begin with, start the official app of the service by pressing on its icon, tap on the Chat item (below), press the pencil symbol with the sheet at the top and select the user to whom you want to send a message, by pressing sul on the name . Then tap on the typing bar located at the bottom, write the message to send to the user and send it by pressing the arrow symbol .

As I already told you in the previous chapter, on Telegram it is also possible to create  secret chats , in which the messages sent are self-destructing. To use this function, just press the corresponding item from the menu that appears after pressing the pencil symbol with the sheet and then select the name of the user with whom to start the secret conversation (which will be marked with a padlock ).

To start a group conversation with Telegram, tap again on the  pencil symbol with the sheet located at the top of the screen, select the New group item from the top menu and then choose the contacts to include in the group chat by pressing on the  name  of each of them. Subsequently, presses on the entry  Next located at the top, type the  name of the group in the appropriate text field and, to conclude, tap on the  Create item located at the top. Easier than that ?!

If you are not clear about some aspect explained in the previous lines or if you simply want to learn more about the various Telegram features, read the guide in which I explain how Telegram works.

pc

Telegram can also be used from the PC  via the Telegram Web service (which can be used directly from the browser) or its official client  available for Windows and macOS.

After you have downloaded Telegram on your computer (you can help yourself with the guide in which I show how to download Telegram on your PC) or have logged into the service from the browser (you can find out more about this in the post in which I show how to use Telegram Web), type in the search bar located at the top left the name of the user you want to chat with and then click on the latter.

Finally, type the message you want to invite, using the  typing bar located at the bottom (in the right pane) and send it by pressing the Enter button on the PC keyboard <.

How will I create your Facebook chat


Have you just signed up on Facebook , but have not yet understood how to create chats on this social network? It’s actually very simple: just download the official Facebook Messenger app on your device or log into Messenger directly from your PC and follow the steps below.

Android

To start a single chat on Facebook Messenger from your Android device , start the Messenger app, log in to your account (if required), press the blue cartoon symbol located at the bottom right and, in the screen that opens , select the name of the user you want to chat with (or type their name in the search bar at the top).

In the screen that opens, write in the typing bar located at the bottom the message you want to send to your friend and then press on the aerolplanino symbol to forward it.

To start a group chat , on the other hand, presses on the item Groups , tap on the item New group or on the icon of the two men with the symbol (+) next to it located at the bottom, select the users you want to include in the group conversation (they must be at least two others besides you) and presses on the arrow symbol (located at the bottom right) to complete the operation.

If you want to get more details on how Messenger works and how to chat on Facebook, do not hesitate to read the guides I have published on the subject: in this way, you will be able to better understand some features made available by Facebook to its users, such as the one that allows to make video calls.

iOS

To start a single chat on Facebook from your iOS device , start the official Messenger application, log in to your account (if necessary), tap the  pencil symbol with the sheet located at the top right and, in the screen that opens, select the name of the user with whom you want to chat, or type his name in the search bar located at the top.

In the screen that opens, write in the typing bar, place the message you want to send to your friend at the bottom and then press the aerolplanino symbol to forward it.

If, on the other hand, it is your intention to create a group chat  on Messenger from your iPhone or iPad, press the Groups  item located at the top right and tap the  Create or Create group item . In the screen that opens, type the name to be assigned to the group in the appropriate text field, select the participants (you have to choose at least two) to include in the conversation and then press the  Create group item located at the bottom right.

Want to get more details on how Messenger works or how to chat on Facebook? Do not hesitate to read the guides I have published on the subject, in order to better understand all the features made available by the social network, such as the one that allows you to video call other users.

pc

If you want to chat on Facebook from your PC you can opt for two different “ways”: start a chat directly from your Facebook account or connect to the Messenger.com site. Below I show you how to act in both cases.

If you want to start a chat directly from your Facebook account , connected to the main page of the social network, log in to your account, click on the cartoon symbol with the lightning bolt located at the top and, in the drop-down menu that opens, click on the voice  New message to chat with only one user. Then write the name of the person you want to chat with in the window that opens at the bottom (next to the item A 🙂 and that’s it.

If, on the other hand, you want to start a group conversation, select the New group  item from the Facebook menu, choose the participants to add to the conversation, give the group a name and click on the Create button .

Do you prefer to act from  Messenger.com ? Then connected to the home page of the service , log in to your account (if required), click on the pencil icon with the sheet located at the top left, type the name of a person or group in the text field placed at the top (after the item A 🙂 and select the user you want to chat with from the box that opens.

If you want to have more information about the functioning of Messenger, please read the tutorial in which I explain in depth the features of this service: there you will find all the information you need to make the most of its features.