Telegram Messenger Settings

Risk Disclaimer #

To enhance your security and privacy using Telegram, we recommend undergoing more steps to achieve the best possible protection. With our thorough step-by-step description, it will take only about 2 minutes to set up everything securely in a browser of your choice.

TTW Trading Systems PTE. LTD. and its employees are not responsible for any data damages, user fraud, breaches, or theft of user data caused by improper or casual settings in Telegram messenger. Using a messenger like a Telegram is the sole responsibility of the user and trader.


Setting up Telegram notifications #

In order to receive Telegram Alerts you’ll need a Telegram User Id as well as a Telegram Bot API Token that you can later enter into the corresponding fields below:

To get the required settings, follow these steps:

Getting your Telegram User Id #

  • Open web.telegram.org in your browser
  • Sign in to your Telegram account or create a new one
  • Type “userinfobot” into the “Search” field
  • Click on the entry called “userinfobot, @userinfobot, bot”
    (make sure to select the correct one – some look very similar!)

Click the “Start” Button:

It will tell you your Telegram User Id (write it down!):

Getting your Telegram Bot API Token #

  • Type “BotFather” into the “Search” field
  • Click on the entry called “BotFather, @BotFather, bot”
    (make sure to select the correct one – some look very similar!)

Click the “Start” Button:

Type “/newbot” and click “Send” or press “Enter”:

Follow the instructions by the “Botfather”:

  • Enter a name for your new bot (example: “TTW-Alerts”)
  • Enter a username for your new bot (example: “TTWAlerts1234Bot”)
    (The username must be unique. If it already exists, pick another one.)

Your Telegram bot is ready, and you receive your Telegram Bot API Token (write it down!):

Opening the chat with your bot #

Type your bot’s username (as selected above) into the “Search” field and click on it
(make sure to select the correct one – some might look very similar!)

Click the “Start” Button:

Testing Telegram Alerts from TTW-TradeFinder #

Once you have acquired the Telegram User Id and the Telegram Bot API Token you can enter them into the corresponding fields and click the “Send Test Message” button:

If everything went well, you should now have received a test message from your Telegram Alerts bot:

Deleting your Telegram bot #

You can delete your Telegram Bot at any time using these steps:

  • Type into the Telegram Search field “BotFather”
  • Type into the BotFather chat: “/mybots”
  • BotFather shows a selection of how to proceed
  • Press “Delete Bot” and follow the procedure