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group_open event

Compatibility: RTM Events API

Events API Scope: groups:read


You opened a private channel

{
    "type": "group_open",
    "user": "U024BE7LH",
    "channel": "G024BE91L"
}

The group_open event is sent to all connections for a user when a private group is opened by that user.

This event is not available to bot user subscriptions in the Events API.

Events API compatibility

Subscribe to this event via the Events API.

Events of this type will be wrapped in metadata when sent via the Events API.

group_open requires the groups:read OAuth permission scope.