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Sends "typing" in chat to a specific user.

// See "LSL Helper Functions" page for this function
smartbotsAPI("typing_start", [
  "uuid", "cd93067e-7c4e-41c0-ba91-be01f4bafe35",
  "delay", "20"


The following table shows input values (you send them with the API call) and returned output values.

Variable Required Description
Input basic parameters:
action yes = typing_start
apikey yes Your personal developer's API key.
botname yes Your bot's SL login.
secret yes Bot access code of your bot.
dataType optional Set to "json" to get JSON reply instead of URL-encoded string
custom optional The custom data (string) to be passed back to caller script. This value will be returned back to the caller in HTTP response.
uuid yes Avatar UUID
delay optional Automatic stop typing, defaults to 15 seconds
(to be received in http_response LSL event, see docs for details)
result OK - command completed successfully
FAIL - command failed
resulttext Detailed reason for the failure.
custom The value from input "custom" parameter. See above.


Send "typing" in chat to Tester Resident:

(the example uses smartbotsAPI() helper function. Set your "apikey", "botname" and "secret" in that function)

smartbotsAPI("typing_start", [
  "uuid", "cd93067e-7c4e-41c0-ba91-be01f4bafe35",
  "delay", "20"

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