Method: spaces.messages.create

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Creates a message. For example usage, see Create a message.

Requires authentication. Fully supports service account authentication.

HTTP request

POST https://chat.googleapis.com/v1/{parent=spaces/*}/messages

The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters

Parameters
parent

string

Required. The resource name of the space in which to create a message.

Format: spaces/{space}

Query parameters

Parameters
threadKey
(deprecated)

string

Optional. Deprecated: Use thread.thread_key instead. Opaque thread identifier. To start or add to a thread, create a message and specify a threadKey or the thread.name. For example usage, see Start or reply to a message thread.

requestId

string

Optional. A unique request ID for this message. Specifying an existing request ID returns the message created with that ID instead of creating a new message.

messageReplyOption

enum (MessageReplyOption)

Optional. Specifies whether a message starts a thread or replies to one. Only supported in named spaces.

messageId

string

Optional. A custom name for a Chat message assigned at creation. Must start with client- and contain only lowercase letters, numbers, and hyphens up to 63 characters in length. Specify this field to get, update, or delete the message with the specified value. For example usage, see Name a created message.

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Message.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains a newly created instance of Message.

Authorization Scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:

  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/chat.bot
  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/chat.messages
  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/chat.messages.create

For more information, see the OAuth 2.0 Overview.