Method: messages.forwardMessages

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Forward messages


Name Type Description Required
silent Bool Disable notifications Optional
background Bool Disable background notifications Optional
with_my_score Bool If forwarding a game, forward your score, too Optional
grouped Bool Set to true if forwarding albums Optional
from_peer Username, chat ID, Update, Message or InputPeer From where to forward the messages Optional
id Array of int The message IDs Yes
to_peer Username, chat ID, Update, Message or InputPeer Where to forward the messages 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('', 'madeline.php');
include 'madeline.php';

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

$Updates = $MadelineProto->messages->forwardMessages(['silent' => Bool, 'background' => Bool, 'with_my_score' => Bool, 'grouped' => Bool, 'from_peer' => InputPeer, 'id' => [int, int], 'to_peer' => InputPeer, ]);

Or, if you’re into Lua:

Updates = messages.forwardMessages({silent=Bool, background=Bool, with_my_score=Bool, grouped=Bool, from_peer=InputPeer, id={int}, to_peer=InputPeer, })

Errors this method can return:

Error Description
CHANNEL_INVALID The provided channel is invalid
CHANNEL_PRIVATE You haven’t joined this channel/supergroup
CHAT_ADMIN_REQUIRED You must be an admin in this chat to do this
CHAT_ID_INVALID The provided chat id is invalid
GROUPED_MEDIA_INVALID Invalid grouped media
INPUT_USER_DEACTIVATED The specified user was deleted
MEDIA_EMPTY The provided media object is invalid
MESSAGE_ID_INVALID The provided message id is invalid
MESSAGE_IDS_EMPTY No message ids were provided
PEER_ID_INVALID The provided peer id is invalid
RANDOM_ID_INVALID A provided random ID is invalid
USER_BANNED_IN_CHANNEL You’re banned from sending messages in supergroups/channels
USER_IS_BLOCKED User is blocked
USER_IS_BOT Bots can’t send messages to other bots
YOU_BLOCKED_USER You blocked this user
NEED_MEMBER_INVALID The provided member is invalid
RANDOM_ID_DUPLICATE You provided a random ID that was already used
CHAT_SEND_GIFS_FORBIDDEN You can’t send gifs in this chat
CHAT_SEND_MEDIA_FORBIDDEN You can’t send media in this chat
CHAT_SEND_STICKERS_FORBIDDEN You can’t send stickers in this chat.
CHAT_WRITE_FORBIDDEN You can’t write in this chat
Timeout A timeout occurred while fetching data from the bot
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