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.NET Client for Telegram Bot API

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Telegram.Bot is the most popular .NET Client for ๐Ÿค– Telegram Bot API.

The Bot API is an HTTP-based interface created for developers keen on building bots for Telegram.

Check ๐Ÿ‘‰ Bots: An introduction for developers ๐Ÿ‘ˆ to understand what a Telegram bot is and what it can do.

We, the Telegram Bots team, mainly focus on developing multiple NuGet packages for creating chatbots.

โžก๏ธ If Bot API is too limited for your use cases you can try Telegram Client API implementation written 100% in C#

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๐Ÿ”จ Getting Started

Please check โžก๏ธ the Quickstart guide.

๐Ÿšง Supported Platforms

Project targets .NET Standard 2.0 and .NET 6 at minimum.

๐Ÿ“ฆ Extension Packages

This project is referred to as the core package and is always required for developing Telegram bots. There are extension packages that you can include in your bot projects for additional functionality:

โœ… Correctness & Testing

This project is fully tested using Unit tests and Systems Integration tests before each release. In fact, our test cases are self-documenting and serve as examples for Bot API methods. Once you learn the basics of Telegram chatbots, you will be able to easily understand the code in examples and use it in your own bot projects.

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