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How to connect a Telegram chatbot

Create a new bot on your Telegram account and get your API token.

  1. Open the Telegram application on your device and find the telegram bot named @botfather.
Telegram bot
  1. Enter /help. The system shows you all possible commands that the botfather can operate.
/help command
  1. To create a new bot, enter /newbot or just click it. Follow the BotFather instructions. After you configure your new bot, the system generates an API token for it. Copy this API token.
Voximplant bot
  1. Log in to your Voximplant Kit account.
  2. Go to Settings > Channels.
  3. Select Telegram.
  4. In the Channel details section, enter the name of the channel.
  5. In the Channel Access Token field, enter the API token you received.
Add channel
  1. Configure the channel messages redirection in the Redirect channel messages section.
  2. Add skills if needed.
  3. Click Add channel.