Rocket.Chat Documentation - Chat Message Update


Chat Message Update

URL Requires Auth HTTP Method /api/v1/chat.update yes POST


Argument Example Required Description roomId ByehQjC44FwMeiLbX Required The room id of where the message is. msgId 7aDSXtjMA3KPLxLjt Required The message id to update. text Updated text Required Updated text for the message.

Example Call

curl -H "X-Auth-Token: 9HqLlyZOugoStsXCUfD_0YdwnNnunAJF8V47U3QHXSq" \
     -H "X-User-Id: aobEdbYhXfu5hkeqG" \
     -H "Content-type:application/json" \
     http://localhost:3000/api/v1/chat.update \
     -d '{ "roomId": "ByehQjC44FwMeiLbX", "msgId": "7aDSXtjMA3KPLxLjt", "text": "Updated text" }'

Example Result

    "message": {
        "_id": "qGdhTGDnhMLJPQYY8",
        "rid": "GENERAL",
        "msg": "gif+ testing update",
        "ts": "2017-01-05T17:06:14.403Z",
        "u": {
            "_id": "R4jgcQaQhvvK6K3iY",
            "username": "graywolf336"
        "_updatedAt": "2017-01-05T19:42:20.433Z",
        "editedAt": "2017-01-05T19:42:20.431Z",
        "editedBy": {
            "_id": "R4jgcQaQhvvK6K3iY",
            "username": "graywolf336"
    "success": true

Change Log

Version Description 0.49.0 Added
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