Method: messages.createChat

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Create a chat (not supergroup)


Name Type Description Required
users Array of Username, chat ID, Update, Message or InputUser The users to add to the chat Yes
title string The new chat’s title Yes

Return type: Updates

Can bots use this method: NO

MadelineProto Example:

if (!file_exists('madeline.php')) {
    copy('', 'madeline.php');
include 'madeline.php';

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

$Updates = $MadelineProto->messages->createChat(['users' => [InputUser, InputUser], 'title' => 'string', ]);

PWRTelegram HTTP API example (NOT FOR MadelineProto):

As a user:



users - Json encoded array of InputUser

title - Json encoded string

Or, if you’re into Lua:

Updates = messages.createChat({users={InputUser}, title='string', })

Errors this method can return:

Error Description
USERS_TOO_FEW Not enough users (to create a chat, for example)
USER_RESTRICTED You’re spamreported, you can’t create channels or chats.