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Send Message

Use this method to send text messages. On success, the sent message is returned.

Basic Parameters

Chat IDUnique identifier for the target chat or username of the target channel (in the format @channelusername). You can easily retrieve a channel's ID from it's web view link at - e.g the channel at has the id -863152528.
Parse ModeMode for parsing entities in the message text. See formatting options ( for more details.
TextText of the message to be sent, 1-4096 characters after entities parsing.

Advanced Parameters

Allow Sending Without ReplyPass True, if the message should be sent even if the specified replied-to message is not found.
Disable NotificationSends the message silently. Users will receive a notification with no sound.
Disable Web Page PreviewDisables link previews for links in this message.
EntitiesComma-separated JSON list of special entities that appear in message text, which can be
specified instead of the Parse Mode. For more information refer to
e.g [{"type": "mention", "offset": 0, "length": 7}, {"type": "text_link", "offset": 9, "length": 24, "url": ""}].
Message Thread IDUnique identifier for the target message thread (topic) of the forum. For forum supergroups only.
Protect ContentProtects the contents of the sent message from forwarding and saving.
Reply MarkupAdditional interface options. A JSON-serialized object for an inline keyboard, custom reply keyboard, instructions to remove reply keyboard or to force a reply from the user. For more information, refer to
Reply To Message IDIf the message is a reply, ID of the original message.

Example Output

"ok": true,
"result": {
"message_id": 156,
"from": {
"id": 5927593490,
"is_bot": true,
"first_name": "BlinkTests",
"username": "BlinkOpsBot"
"chat": {
"id": -763052328,
"title": "Tests",
"type": "group",
"all_members_are_administrators": true
"date": 1670440475,
"text": "\npre-formatted fixed-width code block\n\npre-formatted fixed-width code block written in the Python programming language",
"entities": [
"offset": 0,
"length": 57,
"type": "url"
"offset": 58,
"length": 37,
"type": "pre"
"offset": 96,
"length": 79,
"type": "pre",
"language": "python"
"has_protected_content": true

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