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  # Bot account
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- A **bot account** is a special type of osu! account run by an automated service instead of a real person. On the website, they have a white group badge labelled `BOT`, and only the `me!` section of their profile is visible. Bot accounts are most commonly used to host "chat bots" that offer various functionalities to the community through [multiplayer](/wiki/Gameplay/Multiplayer) lobby channels or private messages.
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+ A **bot account** is a special type of osu! account run by an automated service instead of a real person. On the website, they have a white group badge labelled `BOT`, and only the `me!` section of their profile is visible. Bot accounts are most commonly used to host "chat bots" that offer various functionalities to the community through [multiplayer](/wiki/Client/Interface/Multiplayer) lobby channels or private messages.
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  Bot accounts can only be created via an [application process](#creating-a-bot-account). An attempt to create a bot account by registering normally is considered multi-accounting and is against the [community rules](/wiki/Rules#community-rules).
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  - Personal accounts can send 10 messages every 5 seconds
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  - Bot accounts can send 300 messages every 60 seconds
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- These rate limits only apply to private messages, `#multiplayer`, and `#spectator`. Bot accounts are not allowed to send messages in other channels.
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+ These rate limits only apply to private messages, `#multiplayer`, and `#spectator`. Bot accounts are not allowed to send messages in other channels, nor any unsolicited private messages.
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  ## Creating a bot account
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  - The bot is used by at least 50 unique users every month
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  - The bot respects the personal account rate limits
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  - The bot does not send any messages in public channels
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  - The bot is helpful to a wide audience in the osu! community
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  ### Filing a request
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  ## Trivia
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  - The `BOT` group badge is shown on accounts with a primary group of `Chat Bots` (group #29). The group's listing is not public.
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- - Some personal accounts are in the chat bots group because the owners didn't want or request to have a separate bot account for their service, for example ![][flag_DE] [Tillerino](https://osu.ppy.sh/users/2070907) and ![][flag_FR] [ThePooN](https://osu.ppy.sh/users/718454). This setup is no longer offered, and new bots entering the group will always be given an exclusive account.
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- [flag_DE]: /wiki/shared/flag/DE.gif "Germany"
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- [flag_FR]: /wiki/shared/flag/FR.gif "France"
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+ - Some personal accounts are in the chat bots group because the owners didn't want or request to have a separate bot account for their service, for example ::{ flag=DE }:: [Tillerino](https://osu.ppy.sh/users/2070907) and ::{ flag=FR }:: [ThePooN](https://osu.ppy.sh/users/718454). This setup is no longer offered, and new bots entering the group will always be given an exclusive account.