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Instagram

Overview

The Instagram tab allows you to connect your bot to Instagram, and monitor a Instagram account connected to a Facebook Page Bot Libre provides its own Facebook app to provide many automation features, and lets you develop your own Facebook app to gain access to more features. To connect a new account, just click the 'Connect' button. Some features are only supported for Facebook Page automation, or with your own Facebook app key.

To connect to a new account, first click 'Authorize', then 'Connect'.
To connect a bot to Facebook Messenger or to your own Facebook app click 'Advanced', and see How To Connect a Bot to Instagram.


Properties

Properties Description
Connect Connect your bot to access an Instagram account.
App ID Enter your Facebook App ID from your App Dashboard.
App Secret Enter your Facebook App Secret from your App Dashboard.
Facebook Page Access Token Enter the Access Token of the Facebook Page connected to your Instagram Account.
Username You do not need to enter this, just click connect.
Access Token Select the page you wish the bot to monitor.
Webhook Callback URL A webhook is only required for realtime Facebook Messenger page messages. You must submit your webhook to your facebook app.




Instagram Page/Profile Properties

Facebook Page/Profile Properties Description
Enable Instagram Messaging Configure if the bot should reply to Instagram Direct Messages.
Auto Post Configure if the bot should post automatically every set number of hours.
Auto Post Hours The number of hours to wait between auto posts.
Auto Posts Set of posts to auto post. List each post separated by a new line. Self and AIML templates can be used.
Enable Comment Replies Configure if the bot should read (and possibly respond to) comments on posts. Instagram only allows access to posts to authorized Page accounts, or if you use your own Facebook app key.
Reply to All Comments Configure if the bot should reply to all comments to posts.
Comment Reply Keywords/Hashtags Only comments that contains 'all' of one of the keyword/tag sets will be replied to.
Maximum Posts Maximum posts to process per cycle (max is 20). Larger limits are available for commercial accounts at, www.botlibre.biz
Max Comments Maximum comments to process per cycle (max is 20). Larger limits are available for commercial accounts at, www.botlibre.biz
Post RSS Feed Automatically post content from an RSS feed.
RSS Feed Links Automatically post content from the RSS feeds. List each feed separated by a new line. You can include a prefix and/or a suffix to append to the RSS title.
RSS Feed Keywords/Hashtags Only post RSS feeds that contain one of the keywords set in their title. Keywords must be separated by a space (not a comma), each keyword set must be separated by a new line.

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