Send video messages.
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).
str) – Video note to send. Pass a file_id as string to send a video note that exists on the Telegram servers, or pass a file path as string to upload a new video note that exists on your local machine. Sending video notes by a URL is currently unsupported.
str, optional) – A valid file reference obtained by a recently fetched media message. To be used in combination with a file id in case a file reference is needed.
int, optional) – Duration of sent video in seconds.
int, optional) – Video width and height.
str, optional) – Thumbnail of the video sent. The thumbnail should be in JPEG format and less than 200 KB in size. A thumbnail’s width and height should not exceed 320 pixels. Thumbnails can’t be reused and can be only uploaded as a new file.
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
int, optional) – Date when the message will be automatically sent. Unix time.
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_args parameter. You can either keep *args or add every single extra argument in your function signature.
# Send video note by uploading from local file app.send_video_note("me", "video_note.mp4") # Set video note length app.send_video_note("me", "video_note.mp4", length=25)