Method: account.checkUsername

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Check if this username is available

Parameters:

Name Type Description Required
username string The username to check Yes

Return type: Bool

Can bots use this method: NO

MadelineProto Example:

if (!file_exists('madeline.php')) {
    copy('https://phar.madelineproto.xyz/madeline.php', 'madeline.php');
}
include 'madeline.php';

$MadelineProto = new \danog\MadelineProto\API('session.madeline');
$MadelineProto->start();

$Bool = $MadelineProto->account->checkUsername(['username' => 'string', ]);

PWRTelegram HTTP API example (NOT FOR MadelineProto):

As a user:

POST/GET to https://api.pwrtelegram.xyz/userTOKEN/account.checkUsername

Parameters:

username - Json encoded string

Or, if you’re into Lua:

Bool = account.checkUsername({username='string', })

Errors this method can return:

Error Description
USERNAME_INVALID The provided username is not valid