sendAnimation

Description

Use this method to send animation files (GIF or H.264/MPEG-4 AVC video without sound). On success, the sent Message is returned. Bots can currently send animation files of up to 50 MB in size, this limit may be changed in the future.

Arguments

Name Type Description
chat_id Union[int, str] Unique identifier for the target chat or username of the target channel (in the format @channelusername)
animation Union[InputFile, str] Animation to send. Pass a file_id as String to send an animation that exists on the Telegram servers (recommended), pass an HTTP URL as a String for Telegram to get an animation from the Internet, or upload a new animation using multipart/form-data.
duration Optional[int] Optional. Duration of sent animation in seconds
width Optional[int] Optional. Animation width
height Optional[int] Optional. Animation height
thumb Optional[Union[InputFile, str]] Optional. Thumbnail of the file sent; can be ignored if thumbnail generation for the file is supported server-side. The thumbnail should be in JPEG format and less than 200 kB in size. A thumbnail‘s width and height should not exceed 320. Ignored if the file is not uploaded using multipart/form-data. Thumbnails can’t be reused and can be only uploaded as a new file, so you can pass 'attach://' if the thumbnail was uploaded using multipart/form-data under .
caption Optional[str] Optional. Animation caption (may also be used when resending animation by file_id), 0-1024 characters after entities parsing
parse_mode Optional[str] Optional. Mode for parsing entities in the animation caption. See formatting options for more details.
disable_notification Optional[bool] Optional. Sends the message silently. Users will receive a notification with no sound.
reply_to_message_id Optional[int] Optional. If the message is a reply, ID of the original message
reply_markup Optional[Union[InlineKeyboardMarkup, ReplyKeyboardMarkup, ReplyKeyboardRemove, ForceReply]] Optional. 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.

Response

Type: Message

Description: On success, the sent Message is returned.

Usage

As bot method

result: Message = await bot.send_animation(...)

Method as object

Imports:

  • from aiogram.methods import SendAnimation
  • from aiogram.api.methods import SendAnimation
  • from aiogram.api.methods.send_animation import SendAnimation

In handlers with current bot

result: Message = await SendAnimation(...)

With specific bot

result: Message = await bot(SendAnimation(...))

As reply into Webhook in handler

return SendAnimation(...)