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Telegram - Adding Bot to a Group

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Telegram Resources

Official Telegram documentation: Creating Group | Adding Users | Making User Admin

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The CM Telegram Bot requires the bot to be part of one or multiple groups to fetch messages and interact with users.

It can only perform actions if it has admin permissions.

Adding Bot to Group

1) Add Bot From Settings

Go to settings of the group you want to monitor (click on the group name or image) and add your bot. 

Example from the desktop version:

2) Set Bot as an Admin

Still in the group info, click on options, manage group, administrators.

Make sure the bot has all permissions.

Note: as of March 2020, it's not possible to do this from the browser version of Telegram.

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