Method: messages.getMessageEditData

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Check if about to edit a message or a media caption


Name Type Description Required
peer Username, chat ID, Update, Message or InputPeer The chat Optional
id int The message ID Yes

Return type: messages_MessageEditData

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');

$messages_MessageEditData = $MadelineProto->messages->getMessageEditData(['peer' => InputPeer, 'id' => int, ]);

PWRTelegram HTTP API example (NOT FOR MadelineProto):

As a user:



peer - Json encoded InputPeer

id - Json encoded int

Or, if you’re into Lua:

messages_MessageEditData = messages.getMessageEditData({peer=InputPeer, id=int, })

Errors this method can return:

Error Description
PEER_ID_INVALID The provided peer id is invalid
MESSAGE_AUTHOR_REQUIRED Message author required