Channel/supergroup info

channel#8261ac61 flags:# creator:flags.0?true left:flags.2?true broadcast:flags.5?true verified:flags.7?true megagroup:flags.8?true restricted:flags.9?true signatures:flags.11?true min:flags.12?true scam:flags.19?true has_link:flags.20?true has_geo:flags.21?true slowmode_enabled:flags.22?true call_active:flags.23?true call_not_empty:flags.24?true fake:flags.25?true gigagroup:flags.26?true noforwards:flags.27?true id:long access_hash:flags.13?long title:string username:flags.6?string photo:ChatPhoto date:int restriction_reason:flags.9?Vector<RestrictionReason> admin_rights:flags.14?ChatAdminRights banned_rights:flags.15?ChatBannedRights default_banned_rights:flags.18?ChatBannedRights participants_count:flags.17?int = Chat;


Name Type Description
flags # Flags, see TL conditional fields
creator flags.0?true Whether the current user is the creator of this channel
left flags.2?true Whether the current user has left this channel
broadcast flags.5?true Is this a channel?
verified flags.7?true Is this channel verified by telegram?
megagroup flags.8?true Is this a supergroup?
restricted flags.9?true Whether viewing/writing in this channel for a reason (see restriction_reason
signatures flags.11?true Whether signatures are enabled (channels)
min flags.12?true See min
scam flags.19?true This channel/supergroup is probably a scam
has_link flags.20?true Whether this channel has a private join link
has_geo flags.21?true Whether this chanel has a geoposition
slowmode_enabled flags.22?true Whether slow mode is enabled for groups to prevent flood in chat
call_active flags.23?true Whether a group call or livestream is currently active
call_not_empty flags.24?true Whether there's anyone in the group call or livestream
fake flags.25?true If set, this supergroup/channel was reported by many users as a fake or scam: be careful when interacting with it.
gigagroup flags.26?true Whether this supergroup is a gigagroup
id long ID of the channel
access_hash flags.13?long Access hash
title string Title
username flags.6?string Username
photo ChatPhoto Profile photo
date int Date when the user joined the supergroup/channel, or if the user isn't a member, its creation date
restriction_reason flags.9?Vector<RestrictionReason> Contains the reason why access to this channel must be restricted.
admin_rights flags.14?ChatAdminRights Admin rights of the user in this channel (see rights)
banned_rights flags.15?ChatBannedRights Banned rights of the user in this channel (see rights)
default_banned_rights flags.18?ChatBannedRights Default chat rights (see rights)
participants_count flags.17?int Participant count



Related pages

Min constructors

In some situations user and channel constructors have reduced set of fields present (although id is always there) and min flag set.


How to handle channels, supergroups, groups, and what's the difference between them.

Admin, banned, default rights

How to handle admin permissions, granular bans and global permissions in channels, groups and supergroups.