Message.reply_chat_action()

Message.reply_chat_action()

Bound method reply_chat_action of Message.

Use as a shortcut for:

client.send_chat_action(
    chat_id=message.chat.id,
    action="typing"
)

Example

message.reply_chat_action("typing")
Parameters

action (str) – Type of action to broadcast. Choose one, depending on what the user is about to receive: “typing” for text messages, “upload_photo” for photos, “record_video” or “upload_video” for videos, “record_audio” or “upload_audio” for audio files, “upload_document” for general files, “find_location” for location data, “record_video_note” or “upload_video_note” for video notes, “choose_contact” for contacts, “playing” for games or “cancel” to cancel any chat action currently displayed.

Returns

bool – On success, True is returned.

Raises
  • RPCError – In case of a Telegram RPC error.

  • ValueError – In case the provided string is not a valid chat action.