messages.sendMedia

Send a media

updatesTooLong#e317af7e = Updates;
updateShortMessage#914fbf11 flags:# out:flags.1?true mentioned:flags.4?true media_unread:flags.5?true silent:flags.13?true id:int user_id:int message:string pts:int pts_count:int date:int fwd_from:flags.2?MessageFwdHeader via_bot_id:flags.11?int reply_to_msg_id:flags.3?int entities:flags.7?Vector<MessageEntity> = Updates;
updateShortChatMessage#16812688 flags:# out:flags.1?true mentioned:flags.4?true media_unread:flags.5?true silent:flags.13?true id:int from_id:int chat_id:int message:string pts:int pts_count:int date:int fwd_from:flags.2?MessageFwdHeader via_bot_id:flags.11?int reply_to_msg_id:flags.3?int entities:flags.7?Vector<MessageEntity> = Updates;
updateShort#78d4dec1 update:Update date:int = Updates;
updatesCombined#725b04c3 updates:Vector<Update> users:Vector<User> chats:Vector<Chat> date:int seq_start:int seq:int = Updates;
updates#74ae4240 updates:Vector<Update> users:Vector<User> chats:Vector<Chat> date:int seq:int = Updates;
updateShortSentMessage#11f1331c flags:# out:flags.1?true id:int pts:int pts_count:int date:int media:flags.9?MessageMedia entities:flags.7?Vector<MessageEntity> = Updates;
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messages.sendMedia#3491eba9 flags:# silent:flags.5?true background:flags.6?true clear_draft:flags.7?true peer:InputPeer reply_to_msg_id:flags.0?int media:InputMedia message:string random_id:long reply_markup:flags.2?ReplyMarkup entities:flags.3?Vector<MessageEntity> schedule_date:flags.10?int = Updates;

Parameters

Name Type Description
flags # Flags, see TL conditional fields
silent flags.5?true Send message silently (no notification should be triggered)
background flags.6?true Send message in background
clear_draft flags.7?true Clear the draft
peer InputPeer Destination
reply_to_msg_id flags.0?int Message ID to which this message should reply to
media InputMedia Attached media
message string Caption
random_id long Random ID to avoid resending the same message
reply_markup flags.2?ReplyMarkup Reply markup for bot keyboards
entities flags.3?Vector<MessageEntity> Message entities for styled text
schedule_date flags.10?int Scheduled message date for scheduled messages

Result

Updates

Possible errors

Code Type Description
400 CHANNEL_INVALID The provided channel is invalid
400 CHANNEL_PRIVATE You haven't joined this channel/supergroup
400 CHAT_ADMIN_REQUIRED You must be an admin in this chat to do this
403 CHAT_SEND_MEDIA_FORBIDDEN You can't send media in this chat
403 CHAT_WRITE_FORBIDDEN You can't write in this chat
400 EXTERNAL_URL_INVALID External URL invalid
400 FILE_PARTS_INVALID The number of file parts is invalid
400 FILE_PART_LENGTH_INVALID The length of a file part is invalid
400 IMAGE_PROCESS_FAILED Failure while processing image
400 INPUT_USER_DEACTIVATED The specified user was deleted
400 MEDIA_CAPTION_TOO_LONG The caption is too long
400 MEDIA_EMPTY The provided media object is invalid
400 MEDIA_INVALID Media invalid
400 PEER_ID_INVALID The provided peer id is invalid
400 PHOTO_EXT_INVALID The extension of the photo is invalid
400 PHOTO_INVALID_DIMENSIONS The photo dimensions are invalid
400 PHOTO_SAVE_FILE_INVALID  
-503 Timeout Timeout while fetching data
400 USER_BANNED_IN_CHANNEL You're banned from sending messages in supergroups/channels
400 USER_IS_BLOCKED You were blocked by this user
400 USER_IS_BOT Bots can't send messages to other bots
400 WEBPAGE_CURL_FAILED Failure while fetching the webpage with cURL
400 WEBPAGE_MEDIA_EMPTY Webpage media empty

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