Group Create

Creates a new private group, optionally including specified users. The group creator is always included.

URL Requires Auth HTTP Method
/api/v1/groups.create yes POST


Argument Example Required Description
name testing Required The name of the new private group
members ["rocket.cat"] Optional
Default: []
The users to add to the group when it is created.
readOnly true Optional
Default: false
Set if the group is read only or not.

Example Call

curl -H "X-Auth-Token: 9HqLlyZOugoStsXCUfD_0YdwnNnunAJF8V47U3QHXSq" \
     -H "X-User-Id: aobEdbYhXfu5hkeqG" \
     -H "Content-type: application/json" \
     http://localhost:3000/api/v1/groups.create \
     -d '{ "name": "testing" }'

Example Result

  "group": {
    "_id": "NtR6RQ7NvzA9ejecX",
    "name": "testing",
    "t": "p",
    "usernames": [
    "msgs": 0,
    "u": {
      "_id": "aobEdbYhXfu5hkeqG",
      "username": "tester"
    "ts": "2016-12-09T16:53:06.761Z",
    "ro": false,
    "sysMes": true,
    "_updatedAt": "2016-12-09T16:53:06.761Z"
  "success": true

Change Log

Version Description
0.35.0 Added