Quickstart

To get started, get a SLACK-API-TOKEN for your bot:

https://my.slack.com/services/new/bot

# Install the module from PSGallery
Install-Module -Name PoshBot -Repository PSGallery

# Import the module
Import-Module -Name PoshBot

# Create a bot configuration
$botParams = @{
    Name = 'name'
    BotAdmins = @('<SLACK-CHAT-HANDLE>')
    CommandPrefix = '!'
    LogLevel = 'Info'
    BackendConfiguration = @{
        Name = 'SlackBackend'
        Token = '<SLACK-API-TOKEN>'
    }
    AlternateCommandPrefixes = 'bender', 'hal'
}

$myBotConfig = New-PoshBotConfiguration @botParams

# Start a new instance of PoshBot interactively or in a job.
Start-PoshBot -Configuration $myBotConfig #-AsJob