Method: messages.sendEncryptedFile

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Send a file to a secret chat


Name Type Description Required
peer Secret chat ID, Update, EncryptedMessage or InputEncryptedChat The chat where to send the file Yes
message DecryptedMessage The message with the file Yes
file File path or InputEncryptedFile The file (optional) Optional

Return type: messages_SentEncryptedMessage

Can bots use this method: YES

MadelineProto Example:

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

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

$messages_SentEncryptedMessage = $MadelineProto->messages->sendEncryptedFile(['peer' => InputEncryptedChat, 'message' => DecryptedMessage, 'file' => InputEncryptedFile, ]);

PWRTelegram HTTP API example (NOT FOR MadelineProto):

As a bot:



As a user:



peer - Json encoded InputEncryptedChat

message - Json encoded DecryptedMessage

file - Json encoded InputEncryptedFile

Or, if you’re into Lua:

messages_SentEncryptedMessage = messages.sendEncryptedFile({peer=InputEncryptedChat, message=DecryptedMessage, file=InputEncryptedFile, })

Return value

If the length of the provided message is bigger than 4096, the message will be split in chunks and the method will be called multiple times, with the same parameters (except for the message), and an array of messages_SentEncryptedMessage will be returned instead.

Errors this method can return:

Error Description
MSG_WAIT_FAILED A waiting call returned an error