Method: messages.sendEncryptedService

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Send a service message to a secret chat


Name Type Required Description
peer Secret chat ID, Update, EncryptedMessage or InputEncryptedChat Yes The chat where to send the service message
message DecryptedMessage Yes The service message

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->sendEncryptedService(['peer' => InputEncryptedChat, 'message' => DecryptedMessage, ]);

PWRTelegram HTTP API example (NOT FOR MadelineProto):

As a bot:



As a user:



peer - Json encoded InputEncryptedChat

message - Json encoded DecryptedMessage

Or, if you’re into Lua:

messages_SentEncryptedMessage = messages.sendEncryptedService({peer=InputEncryptedChat, message=DecryptedMessage, })

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
DATA_INVALID Encrypted data invalid
ENCRYPTION_DECLINED The secret chat was declined
MSG_WAIT_FAILED A waiting call returned an error
USER_IS_BLOCKED User is blocked