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Register your Bot with Bot Framework

Registration of custom bot with the Bot directory is a simple process which can achieved by following through the link Register new bot.

Even it is simple there are few tips you can find out and something new to notice which describes as below.

Bot Handle?

This will be the wording which will used to create bot end point with your bot application. If I use bot handle as "TechCentro" generated embeded URi will be "https://webchat.botframework.com/embed/TechCentro". This could contain only alphanumeric characters and underscore only.

Messaging end point?

After you hosted your bot application you will exposed the URL of  messaging endpoint, or in simple terms it will be route URL to your bot.

If you go with bot framework "Bot Application" template, it will be URL of web app plus "/api/messages".

Eg. https://botappapi.azurewebsites.net/api/messages

Note: You must need to configured HTTPS and HTTP wont help you to proceed in the process.

Microsoft App ID?

This will generate by the bot registration application for you. You just need to tap on "Create Microsoft App ID and Password" then you will be redirected to App ID and password generation site.

Generated password will important keep in backup in a secure place since you wont be able to get it in future after your bot is created.

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