edit_message_text()

Client.edit_message_text()

Edit the text of messages.

Parameters
  • chat_id (int | str) – Unique identifier (int) or username (str) of the target chat. For your personal cloud (Saved Messages) you can simply use “me” or “self”. For a contact that exists in your Telegram address book you can use his phone number (str).

  • message_id (int) – Message identifier in the chat specified in chat_id.

  • text (str) – New text of the message.

  • parse_mode (str, optional) – By default, texts are parsed using both Markdown and HTML styles. You can combine both syntaxes together. Pass “markdown” or “md” to enable Markdown-style parsing only. Pass “html” to enable HTML-style parsing only. Pass None to completely disable style parsing.

  • disable_web_page_preview (bool, optional) – Disables link previews for links in this message.

  • reply_markup (InlineKeyboardMarkup, optional) – An InlineKeyboardMarkup object.

Returns

Message – On success, the edited message is returned.

Example

# Simple edit text
app.edit_message_text(chat_id, message_id, "new text")

# Take the same text message, remove the web page preview only
app.edit_message_text(
    chat_id, message_id, message.text,
    disable_web_page_preview=True)