Search for messages in a channel

Search for messages in a channel by id and text message.

URL Requires Auth HTTP Method
/api/v1/chat.search yes GET


Argument Example Required Description
roomId 7aDSXtjMA3KPLxLjt Required The id of the channel.
searchText test to search Required The text message to search in messages.
count 10 Optional The limit of result.

Example Call

curl -H "X-Auth-Token: 9HqLlyZOugoStsXCUfD_0YdwnNnunAJF8V47U3QHXSq" \
     -H "X-User-Id: aobEdbYhXfu5hkeqG" \
     -H "Content-type:application/json" \

Example Result

    "messages": [
            "_id": "px9KLW9G2SfD5DKFt",
            "rid": "GENERAL",
            "msg": "this is a test",
            "ts": "2018-03-27T14:44:00.549Z",
            "u": {
                "_id": "RtMDEYc28fQ5aHpf4",
                "username": "marcos.defendi",
                "name": "Marcos Defendi"
            "mentions": [],
            "channels": [],
            "_updatedAt": "2018-03-27T14:44:00.550Z",
            "score": 0.5833333333333334
    "success": true

Change Log

Version Description
0.67.0 Changed limit query parameter to count
0.60.0 Added