Bot Builder samples are organized into groups and designed to illustrate task-focused samples in C# and Node.js to help you build great bots! To use the samples clone our GitHub repository using Git.
git clone https://github.com/Microsoft/BotBuilder-Samples.git cd BotBuilder-Samples
These examples show the basic techniques needed to build a great bot.
|Send Attachment||A sample bot that passes simple media attachments (images) to a user activity.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Receive Attachment||A sample bot that receives attachments sent by the user and downloads them.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Create New Conversation||A sample bot that starts a new conversation using a previously stored user address.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Get Members of a Conversation||A sample bot that retrieves the conversation's members list and detects when it changes.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Direct Line||A sample bot and a custom client communicating to each other using the Direct Line API.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Direct Line (WebSockets)||A sample bot and a custom client communicating to each other using the Direct Line API + WebSockets.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Multi Dialogs||A sample bot showing different kind of dialogs.||View Sample||View Sample|
|State API||A stateless sample bot tracking context of a conversation.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Custom State API||A stateless sample bot tracking context of a conversation using a custom storage provider.||View Sample||View Sample|
|ChannelData||A sample bot sending native metadata to Facebook using ChannelData.||View Sample||View Sample|
|AppInsights||A sample bot which logs telemetry to an Application Insights instance.||View Sample||View Sample|
These examples emphasize the rich card support in Bot Framework.
|Rich Cards||A sample bot to renders several types of cards as attachments.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Carousel of Cards||A sample bot that sends multiple rich card attachments in a single message using the Carousel layout.||View Sample||View Sample|
Build bots with powerful algorithms using Bing & Microsoft Cognitive Services APIs.
|LUIS||A sample bot using LuisDialog to integrate with a LUIS.ai application.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Image Caption||A sample bot that gets an image caption using Microsoft Cognitive Services Vision API.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Speech To Text||A sample bot that gets text from audio using Bing Speech API.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Similar Products||A sample bot that finds visually similar products using Bing Image Search API.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Zummer||A sample bot that finds wikipedia articles using Bing Search API||View Sample||View Sample|
These are bots designed to showcase end-to-end sample scenarios. They're great sources of code fragments if you're looking to have your bot lightup more complex features.
|Contoso Flowers||A reference implementation using many features from BotFramework.||View Sample||View Sample|
|Azure Search||Two sample bots that help the user navigate large amounts of content.||View Samples||View Samples|