.NET Standard 2.0
This is a prerelease version of
dotnet add package --version 1.4.9-rc
NuGet\Install-Package -Version 1.4.9-rc
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="" Version="1.4.9-rc" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add --version 1.4.9-rc
#r "nuget:, 1.4.9-rc"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?

// Install as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?

package icq chat license Bot API Version

Unofficial lightweight, HTTP-Based C# implementation for ICQ Bot APIs (also known as Agent bot API / VK Teams bot API).

No Microsoft proprietary mambo jumbo needed! Built on the goodness of .Net Standard 2.0 and Newtonsoft.Json

P.S. This is an auxiliary fork (made mainly for learning purposes) of the Idan Rubin's ICQ bot, consider install it instead, please.

P.P.S. Nuget-Package supports downloadable Debug symbols via Source Link.

What's in it for me?

With this package you can:

  • Respond to Bot Events
  • Send, Edit and Delete Text Messages
  • Send Inline Buttons with Text Messages
  • Send Files (supports image and video)
  • Receive Files of any Type

How do I get it?

NuGet package is available at

How do I ramp up?

Usage is similar to the excellent .Net Telegram.Bot project.

Simple Echo Bot

using Agent.Bot.Args;
using System;

private readonly static IICQBotClient bot = new ICQBotClient("BOT_ID_FROM_ICQ_METABOT");

public static void Main(string[] args)
  bot.OnMessage += BotOnMessageReceived;
  var me = bot.GetMeAsync().Result;

  Console.WriteLine($"Start listening to @{me.Nick}");


private static void BotOnMessageReceived(object sender, MessageEventArgs messageEventArgs)
  var message = messageEventArgs.Message;
  bot.SendTextMessageAsync(message.From.UserId, message.Text).Wait();

Simple Translator Bot

Check out a simple Idan Rubin's English/Russian translator bot: ICQTranslatorBot

Let's make .Net the #1 client for ICQ bots!

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net5.0 was computed.  net5.0-windows was computed.  net6.0 was computed.  net6.0-android was computed.  net6.0-ios was computed.  net6.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net6.0-macos was computed.  net6.0-tvos was computed.  net6.0-windows was computed.  net7.0 was computed.  net7.0-android was computed.  net7.0-ios was computed.  net7.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net7.0-macos was computed.  net7.0-tvos was computed.  net7.0-windows was computed. 
.NET Core netcoreapp2.0 was computed.  netcoreapp2.1 was computed.  netcoreapp2.2 was computed.  netcoreapp3.0 was computed.  netcoreapp3.1 was computed. 
.NET Standard netstandard2.0 is compatible.  netstandard2.1 was computed. 
.NET Framework net461 was computed.  net462 was computed.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
MonoAndroid monoandroid was computed. 
MonoMac monomac was computed. 
MonoTouch monotouch was computed. 
Tizen tizen40 was computed.  tizen60 was computed. 
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios was computed. 
Xamarin.Mac xamarinmac was computed. 
Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos was computed. 
Xamarin.WatchOS xamarinwatchos was computed. 
Compatible target framework(s)
Additional computed target framework(s)
Learn more about Target Frameworks and .NET Standard.

NuGet packages

This package is not used by any NuGet packages.

GitHub repositories

This package is not used by any popular GitHub repositories.

Version Downloads Last updated
1.4.9-rc 106 5/5/2022

* Fix file receive bug