version: 2.1.3


Use this method to send a native poll. On success, the sent Message is returned.


chat_id int | string Unique identifier for the target chat or username of the target channel (in the format @channelusername) Optional
question string Poll question, 1-300 characters Yes
options Array of string A JSON-serialized list of answer options, 2-10 strings 1-100 characters each Yes
is_anonymous bool True, if the poll needs to be anonymous, defaults to True Optional
type string Poll type, “quiz” or “regular”, defaults to “regular” Optional
allows_multiple_answers bool True, if the poll allows multiple answers, ignored for polls in quiz mode, defaults to False Optional
correct_option_id int 0-based identifier of the correct answer option, required for polls in quiz mode Optional
explanation string Text that is shown when a user chooses an incorrect answer or taps on the lamp icon in a quiz-style poll, 0-200 characters with at most 2 line feeds after entities parsing Optional
explanation_parse_mode string Mode for parsing entities in the explanation. See formatting options for more details. Optional
explanation_entities Array of MessageEntity A JSON-serialized list of special entities that appear in the poll explanation, which can be specified instead of parse_mode Optional
open_period int Amount of time in seconds the poll will be active after creation, 5-600. Can't be used together with close_date. Optional
close_date int Point in time (Unix timestamp) when the poll will be automatically closed. Must be at least 5 and no more than 600 seconds in the future. Can't be used together with open_period. Optional
is_closed bool Pass True, if the poll needs to be immediately closed. This can be useful for poll preview. Optional
disable_notification bool Sends the message silently. Users will receive a notification with no sound. Optional
protect_content bool Protects the contents of the sent message from forwarding and saving Optional
reply_to_message_id int If the message is a reply, ID of the original message Optional
allow_sending_without_reply bool Pass True, if the message should be sent even if the specified replied-to message is not found Optional
reply_markup InlineKeyboardMarkup | ReplyKeyboardMarkup | ReplyKeyboardRemove | ForceReply Additional interface options. A JSON-serialized object for an inline keyboard, custom reply keyboard, instructions to remove reply keyboard or to force a reply from the user. Optional
token String You can use this method on another bot with specify this parameter Optional
return_array Boolean Specify the result type , if pass true results will be array otherwise will be object Optional
forgot Boolean You can set to not receive request result, dont set it or pass null for turn it off Optional
answer Boolean You can set to answer to webhook, dont set it or pass null for turn it off Optional

Method errors

required parameters not found required parameter for this method is not founded. you can see them in log
answer mode not allowed you can use answer mode only once for each webhook update and you already did
answer mode not allowed bc multi you can't use answer mode when multi is on

Method examples

$this->sendPoll(['chat_id' => int | string, 'question' => string, 'options' => Array of string, 'is_anonymous' => bool, 'type' => string, 'allows_multiple_answers' => bool, 'correct_option_id' => int, 'explanation' => string, 'explanation_parse_mode' => string, 'explanation_entities' => Array of MessageEntity, 'open_period' => int, 'close_date' => int, 'is_closed' => bool, 'disable_notification' => bool, 'protect_content' => bool, 'reply_to_message_id' => int, 'allow_sending_without_reply' => bool, 'reply_markup' => InlineKeyboardMarkup | ReplyKeyboardMarkup | ReplyKeyboardRemove | ForceReply]);
$this->sendPoll(['question' => string, 'options' => Array of string]);

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