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discord [2018/06/07 01:39]
sgtbatten
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 1. Visit this link to start the creation process [[https://​discordapp.com/​developers/​applications/​me]] 1. Visit this link to start the creation process [[https://​discordapp.com/​developers/​applications/​me]]
  
-2. Click on the 'New App' ​button.\\ +2. Click on 'Create an Application'.\\ 
-{{:discordapp_newapp_button.png|}}+{{:Discord_create_app.png|}} 
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 3. Give the app a name, it is the name that will be the bot's name in your discord, after creation.\\ 3. Give the app a name, it is the name that will be the bot's name in your discord, after creation.\\
-{{:discord_newapp_name.png|}}+{{:Discord_rename_bot.png|}} 
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-4. Optionally, you can create a description and give the app (bot) an icon to use, this is where those two items are added, when you are finished, click 'Create App'.\\ +4. At the bottom of the page, click on 'Save Changes'.\\ 
-{{:discord_newapp_create.png|}}+{{:Discord_save_changes.png|}} 
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-5. Scroll down the page and find the 'Create a Bot User' ​button, you will need to add a bot user.\\ +5. On the left side menu, click on the '​Bot' ​tab.\\ 
-{{:discord_bot_create_bot_user.png|}}+{{:Discord_menu_bot_tab.png|}} 
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-6. Once the bot user is created, click on the 'Click to Reveal' ​link beside Token.\\ +6. Click on 'Add Bot'.\\ 
-{{:discord_bot_token_location.png|}}+{{:Discord_add_bot.png|}} 
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-7. Save this bot token as it is the token needed for the discord_bot_token setting in the settings.properties file for PTNotifications;​ and optionally, if not using notifications,​ it is also for the [[application.properties#​discord.bot_token_1]] setting in the ProfitTrailer application.properties file.+7. Turn off the public join option so only you will be able to invite your bot to your discord ​server.\\ 
 +{{:​Discord_turn_off_join.png|}} 
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-8. Visit this link to invite your bot to your discord server. ​[[https://​discordapp.com/​oauth2/​authorize?&​client_id=YOUR_CLIENT_ID_HERE&​scope=bot&​permissions=0]]\\+8. You can set permissions now, or you can set them later in discord by changing the permissions of the bot's user role in the discord server ​settingsShould you choose to add permissions now, you should see something similar to the picture below.\\ 
 +{{:Discord_set_bot_permissions.png|}} 
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-**Note:** You will need to replace **YOUR_CLIENT_ID_HERE** in the link with your bot's Client ID, which can be found at the top of the bot app page. If this is confusing, simply open the link in a new browser tab or window and edit in the address bar to include your Client ID, then press enter to follow the corrected link.\\ +9. Find your bot token, which is used for the discord_bot_token setting in the application.properties file by clicking on '​Reveal Token' ​at the top of the bot page.\\ 
-{{:discord_client_id.png|}}+{{:Discord_reveal_token.png|}} 
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-9. After adding your Client ID to the link and following it, you should see a screen with a similar image to the below.\\+10. Save this bot token as it is the token needed for the discord_bot_token setting in the settings.properties file for PTNotifications;​ and optionally, if not using notifications,​ it is also for the [[application.properties#​discord.bot_token_1]] setting in the ProfitTrailer application.properties file.\\ 
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 +11. Visit this link to invite your bot to your discord server.\\ 
 +[[https://​discordapp.com/​oauth2/​authorize?&​client_id=YOUR_CLIENT_ID_HERE&​scope=bot&​permissions=0]]\\ 
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 +**Note:** You will need to replace **YOUR_CLIENT_ID_HERE** in the link with your bot's Client ID, which can be found by going to the left menu > '​General'​ Tab, it is located at the top of the page.\\ 
 +{{:​Discord_general_tab.png|}}\\ 
 +{{:​Discord_client_id.png|}} 
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 +If this is confusing, simply open the link in a new browser tab or window and edit in the address bar to include **your Client ID**, then press enter to follow the corrected link.\\ 
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 +12. After adding your Client ID to the link and following it, you should see a screen with a similar image to the below.\\
 {{:​discord_invite_bot.png|}} {{:​discord_invite_bot.png|}}
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-10. Now select your server in the dropdown, then click "​Authorize"​.+13. Now select your server in the dropdown, then click "​Authorize"​.\\ 
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-11. Once your bot is invited to your discord server, you will need to enter the appropriate information into the settings.properties file for PTNotifications.\\+14. Once your bot is invited to your discord server, you will need to enter the appropriate information into the settings.properties file for PTNotifications.\\
   * discord_bot_token = this is the bot token mentioned above in steps 6 and 7.   * discord_bot_token = this is the bot token mentioned above in steps 6 and 7.
   * discord_channel_id = this is the numeric channel id for the discord channel in which your bot will send messages.   * discord_channel_id = this is the numeric channel id for the discord channel in which your bot will send messages.
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-12. To find the numeric channel id for your channel, enable developer mode on discord by clicking the settings cog beside your username at the lower left hand side of the discord app.\\+15. To find the numeric channel id for your channel, enable developer mode on discord by clicking the settings cog beside your username at the lower left hand side of the discord app.\\
 {{:​discord_dev_1.png|}} {{:​discord_dev_1.png|}}
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-13. Click on '​Appearance'​ and find developer mode and switch it on.\\+16. Click on '​Appearance'​ and find developer mode and switch it on.\\
 {{:​discord_dev_2.png|}} {{:​discord_dev_2.png|}}
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-14. Right click the channel name and click on 'Copy ID'.\\+17. Right click the channel name and click on 'Copy ID'.\\
 {{:​discord_channel_id.png|}} {{:​discord_channel_id.png|}}
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 **Notes:​** ​ **Notes:​** ​
   - This is only an example, you will use the channel on YOUR discord server to which you want the bot to send messages.   - This is only an example, you will use the channel on YOUR discord server to which you want the bot to send messages.
   - In the ProfitTrailer [[application.properties]] file, ''​[[application.properties#​discord.chat_1]]''​ is the actual channel name, NOT the numeric channel ID described above for PTNotifications ([[PRO_Features#​PRO]])   - In the ProfitTrailer [[application.properties]] file, ''​[[application.properties#​discord.chat_1]]''​ is the actual channel name, NOT the numeric channel ID described above for PTNotifications ([[PRO_Features#​PRO]])
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