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Send multimedia messages via API

|Updated 4 months ago

In this tutorial you will learn how to send multimedia messages to phone numbers, group chats and broadcast lists using the API.

You can send any of the following file types: images (JPEG, PNG, WEBP), videos (MP4, 3GPP), audios (MP3, OGG, MP4, ACC), gifs (MP4) and documents (PDF, PPT, PPTX, DOCX, DOC, ZIP, RAR, other binary types).

If you need to send messages from code, you can use any programming language that can perform HTTPS requests to the API. Below you will find the live API tester with ready-to-use code examples in a variety of programming languages.

Requirements

  • Having a WhatsApp number already linked to the platform and online.
  • Message recipient phone number with international prefix in E164 format. Example: +1234567890. Validate the phone number format here.

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