Full info about a basic group.

chatFull#d18ee226 flags:# can_set_username:flags.7?true has_scheduled:flags.8?true id:long about:string participants:ChatParticipants chat_photo:flags.2?Photo notify_settings:PeerNotifySettings exported_invite:flags.13?ExportedChatInvite bot_info:flags.3?Vector<BotInfo> pinned_msg_id:flags.6?int folder_id:flags.11?int call:flags.12?InputGroupCall ttl_period:flags.14?int groupcall_default_join_as:flags.15?Peer theme_emoticon:flags.16?string requests_pending:flags.17?int recent_requesters:flags.17?Vector<long> available_reactions:flags.18?Vector<string> = ChatFull;


Name Type Description
flags # Flags, see TL conditional fields
can_set_username flags.7?true Can we change the username of this chat
has_scheduled flags.8?true Whether scheduled messages are available
id long ID of the chat
about string About string for this chat
participants ChatParticipants Participant list
chat_photo flags.2?Photo Chat photo
notify_settings PeerNotifySettings Notification settings
exported_invite flags.13?ExportedChatInvite Chat invite
bot_info flags.3?Vector<BotInfo> Info about bots that are in this chat
pinned_msg_id flags.6?int Message ID of the last pinned message
folder_id flags.11?int Peer folder ID, for more info click here
call flags.12?InputGroupCall Group call information
ttl_period flags.14?int Time-To-Live of messages sent by the current user to this chat
groupcall_default_join_as flags.15?Peer When using phone.getGroupCallJoinAs to get a list of peers that can be used to join a group call, this field indicates the peer that should be selected by default.
theme_emoticon flags.16?string Emoji representing a specific chat theme
requests_pending flags.17?int Pending join requests »
recent_requesters flags.17?Vector<long> IDs of users who requested to join recently
available_reactions flags.18?Vector<string> Allowed message reactions »



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