Send static .webp or animated .tgs stickers.Usable by Users Bots
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).
BinaryIO) – Sticker to send. Pass a file_id as string to send a sticker that exists on the Telegram servers, pass an HTTP URL as a string for Telegram to get a .webp sticker file from the Internet, pass a file path as string to upload a new sticker that exists on your local machine, or pass a binary file-like object with its attribute “.name” set for in-memory uploads.
bool, optional) – Sends the message silently. Users will receive a notification with no sound.
int, optional) – If the message is a reply, ID of the original message.
datetime, optional) – Date when the message will be automatically sent.
bool, optional) – Protects the contents of the sent message from forwarding and saving.
ForceReply, optional) – Additional interface options. An object for an inline keyboard, custom reply keyboard, instructions to remove reply keyboard or to force a reply from the user.
Callable, optional) – Pass a callback function to view the file transmission progress. The function must take (current, total) as positional arguments (look at Other Parameters below for a detailed description) and will be called back each time a new file chunk has been successfully transmitted.
tuple, optional) – Extra custom arguments for the progress callback function. You can pass anything you need to be available in the progress callback scope; for example, a Message object or a Client instance in order to edit the message with the updated progress status.
- Other Parameters:
int) – The amount of bytes transmitted so far.
int) – The total size of the file.
tuple, optional) – Extra custom arguments as defined in the
progress_argsparameter. You can either keep
*argsor add every single extra argument in your function signature.
None– On success, the sent sticker message is returned, otherwise, in case the upload is deliberately stopped with
stop_transmission(), None is returned.
# Send sticker by uploading from local file await app.send_sticker("me", "sticker.webp") # Send sticker using file_id await app.send_sticker("me", file_id)