The Telegram App Not Working on Windows 11? Follow This Tutorial

Fix 1: Check for Network Issues

Telegram is a cloud-based service and it requires a network to run properly. If your Telegram app not working, you should check for network issues at first. And our previous post might help you: 11 Tips to Troubleshoot Internet Connection.

Fix 2: Run Telegram as Administrator

You could encounter the Telegram app not opening issue due to the lack of administrative privileges. To solve the problem, you can try running the program as administrator.

Fix 3: Disable Your Antivirus or Firewall Temporarily

Sometimes certain antivirus or firewall programs might prevent the Telegram app from working properly. Therefore, if you are using any antivirus or firewall program, you can try disabling it temporarily and then check if the Telegram app not working issue has been solved.

Fix 4: Reinstall the Telegram App

If you are bothered by the Telegram not opening on Windows 11 again and again, you can consider reinstalling the Telegram app. It may help you get rid of the problem.

Fix 6: Try Telegram Web

If you failed to solve the Telegram app not working on your PC, you can try to use the web version of Telegram. You just need to launch a web browser and then visit the official website of Telegram. Then log in with your Telegram account and enjoy the service. It works in the same way as the Telegram app.


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