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group_rename event

Compatibility: RTM Events API

Events API Scope: groups:read


A private channel was renamed

{
    "type": "group_rename",
    "channel": {
        "id":"G02ELGNBH",
        "name":"new_name",
        "created":1360782804
    }
}

When a private channel is renamed, the group_rename event is sent to all connections for members of a private channel. Clients can use this to update their local list of private channels.

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_rename requires the groups:read OAuth permission scope.