# Method: messages.editChatPhoto

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Changes chat photo and sends a service message on it

# Parameters:

Name Type Description Required
chat_id Username, chat ID, Update, Message or InputPeer   Optional
photo InputChatPhoto Photo to be set Optional

# Return type: Updates

# Can bots use this method: YES

# 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->messages->editChatPhoto(['chat_id' => InputPeer, 'photo' => InputChatPhoto, ]);

Or, if you’re into Lua:

Updates = messages.editChatPhoto({chat_id=InputPeer, photo=InputChatPhoto, })

# Errors

Code Type Description
400 CHAT_ID_INVALID The provided chat id is invalid
400 CHAT_NOT_MODIFIED The pinned message wasn’t modified
400 INPUT_CONSTRUCTOR_INVALID The provided constructor is invalid
400 INPUT_FETCH_FAIL Failed deserializing TL payload
400 PEER_ID_INVALID The provided peer id is invalid
400 PHOTO_CROP_SIZE_SMALL Photo is too small
400 PHOTO_EXT_INVALID The extension of the photo is invalid
400 PHOTO_INVALID Photo invalid
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