Yeoman generator for bot builder
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Yeoman generator for Microsoft Bot Framework


Scaffolds a bot using Microsoft Bot Framework, and provides a set of dialogs to jump start bot development.


  • dotenv for managing environmental variables
  • restify for hosting the API


First, install Yeoman and generator-botbuilder using npm (we assume you have pre-installed node.js).

npm install -g yo
npm install -g generator-botbuilder

Generating your bot

yo botbuilder

Next Steps

  • Update .env with your keys as needed
  • Add your logic

Getting To Know Bot Framework

Getting To Know Yeoman

  • Yeoman has a heart of gold.
  • Yeoman is a person with feelings and opinions, but is very easy to work with.
  • Yeoman can be too opinionated at times but is easily convinced not to be.
  • Feel free to learn more about Yeoman.


MIT © Microsoft