Free Cloud Storage with QQ International

The latest version of QQ International for Windows comes with 2GB of free cloud storage offered by Tencent Cloud. Using this function is easy and intuitive as it gets: access Tencent Cloud from the Apps in your QQ International client as below:

You will automatically open the Tencent Cloud client. Manage all your files through the integrated file browser, upload content, and share it with your QQ contacts or publicly with the entire world via a simple Web link.

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How To Customize My QQ International Profile on Mobile

Do you want to change your profile picture and your information available to QQ contacts? It’s fairly easy. Tap on the “Settings” tab then “My Profile”.

From this menu you can tap again on the profile picture to change it with another image. By tapping “Edit” you can change your date of birth, nickname, gender, and status message (which will be publicly visible). If you tap on the background shown at the top of your profile you can change it as you like. Please notice that this will also be your Qzone background cover.

 

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How to Start a Mobile Video Call?

With QQ International you can make free video calls to all your online contacts. Although the service is offered free of charge please do mind your connection circumstances and details because data charges might apply. We strongly suggest you to use mobile video calls while connected to a broadband wireless network in order to achieve optimal performance.

Start a video call by creating a new chat with your desired contact and then pressing the “+” icon in the lower part of the screen. Proceed to select the “Video Call” icon as follows:

This will start ringing your contact. If the other party accepts the call then you will start your video call as soon as the connection is established.

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How to Control My Visibility and Limit How People Find Me Online?

On QQ International you have full control on how you want to be found by other contacts, and whether to appear or be hidden to the wider QQ userbase.

QQ International for Android and iOS

First tap on the Settings tab in the lower navigation bar and then “Security and Privacy”:

From this menu you can control every single aspect of your visibility to other users who still haven’t added you to their contact list.

QQ International for Windows

Go to Settings from the main panel:

Then go to Privacy and Visibility:

 

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How to Manage Your QQ International Group Details

Once you’ve joined (or created) a QQ International group you need to manage it and this is how you do it. First of all you need to tap “Contacts” on the bottom navigation and then select “Groups”. This will list all the QQ groups you belong to as below:

If the group you want manage is called “aaa” like in the image above then you need tap on its name to view all latest activities. Once you’re on the group discussion you simply have to touch the icon on the top-right corner of the screen to access the details menu as below:

This will open the details menu from which you can control all related options and preferences: notifications, visibility, invitations and much more.

 

 

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How To Encrypt Your QQ International Chat History

Keep your chat history away from prying eyes by locking it with encryption! This feature is only available on QQ International for Windows.

First of all you need to open your settings menu from the Main Panel:

Go to “Security” and select “Message History”, then activate the option as below. You’ll need to set a standalone password to encrypt your message history: please keep it safe because if you lose it you won’t be able to recover your history in any way.

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QQ Chat Now Supports Translations to Elvish

We’re very proud to announce that QQ Chat now supports live translations to Elvish! It’s a great addition to this app and all of our friends who love the Lord of the Rings will be thrilled to use it.

Currently we only offer support for the Sindarin dialect and we’re sorry if it’s not 100% accurate: we’re still tweaking it as we speak. Thanks a lot and don’t forget to join the flock at our official QQ International Facebook Page.

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InstaViewer Brings Instagram Feeds to QQ International

Do you need to browse your Instagram photo feed while chatting on QQ International? Then the InstaViewer app is your choice. At the moment this feature is not available on QQ International for smartphones.

InstaViewer comes bundled with QQ International v1.5 and above. If you have an older version, you can go to App Box and look for it in “Pre-installed” category or simply type in the search box. In any case it’s better if you download the latest version of QQ International from our site.

You can run InstaViewer from the ‘My Apps’ tab on the main panel.

Its interface is quite simple to understand and use. First off you need to  click on “Login” and connect your Instagram account to QQ International. Your photos will appear under “My photos” and your friends’ photos will be in the “Feed” tab.

The first tab “Popular” pulls random popular photo feed from Instagram. The second tab “Feed” is the photo feed from people you follow. The third tab “My photos” contains all the photos you have shared on Instagram.

You can then click on the thumbnails to enlarge and view any photo you like!

 

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Free Online Storage – QQ Disk

QQ International gives you free cloud storage thanks to Tencent Cloud integration. The following article refers to an unsupported feature, please upgrade to the latest version of QQ International for Windows.

QQ Disk offers you 1GB storage in the cloud for free, you can upload your files on QQ disk and access your files from any computer at anytime and  anywhere. It’s a great way to keep a copy of all important files and transfer large files between computers.

QQ Disk is pre-installed in v1.5. If you have an older version of QQi, go to the App Box and look for it under “Pre-installed” category, or simply search the name.

Once it’s added, go to ‘My Apps’ tab on the main panel and open it.

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