Telegram implementation to support sending messages only. Your Home Assistant instance does not have to be exposed to the Internet and there is no polling to receive messages sent to the bot.
To integrate this into Home Assistant, add the following section to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry telegram_bot: - platform: broadcast api_key: YOUR_API_KEY allowed_chat_ids: - 12345 - 67890
A list of users in the
user_id Telegram format that are authorized to interact with the webhook.
Default parser for messages if not explicit in message data, either
To get your
api_key follow the instructions here.