# Method: channels.togglePreHistoryHidden

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Hide/unhide message history for new channel/supergroup users

# Parameters:

Name Type Description Required
channel Username, chat ID, Update, Message or InputChannel Channel/supergroup Optional
enabled Bool Hide/unhide Yes

# Return type: Updates

# Can bots use this method: NO

# MadelineProto Example (now async for huge speed and parallelism!):

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

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

$Updates = $MadelineProto->channels->togglePreHistoryHidden(['channel' => InputChannel, 'enabled' => Bool, ]);

Or, if you’re into Lua:

Updates = channels.togglePreHistoryHidden({channel=InputChannel, enabled=Bool, })

# 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
400 CHAT_ID_INVALID The provided chat id is invalid
400 CHAT_LINK_EXISTS The chat is public, you can’t hide the history to new users
400 CHAT_NOT_MODIFIED The pinned message wasn’t modified
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