Create the Praise Discord bot
Step 1 – Enable Developer Mode
Discord Developer Mode needs to be enabled so that you can copy object IDs from discord's UI. You can toggle this setting in the
Advanced section of your Discord User Settings.
Step 2 – Note Discord Guild ID
Right click on your Discord server icon and select
Copy ID. Take note of this value, in the Praise ENV settings it is called
Discord Guild ID.
Step 3 – Create Discord application
- Log into the Discord Developer Portal using your discord credentials.
New Applicationon the top right.
- Choose a suitable name for your application.
Step 4 – Add bot to application
- Open the
Bottab in the info page of the application you just created
- Create a bot using the
- In the
Bottab, find the
Privileged Gateway Intentssection and enable
SERVER MEMBERS INTENTand
MESSAGE CONTENT INTENT.
Step 5 – Reset and copy bot token
- Press the
Reset Tokenbutton to reset and generate a bot token.
- Copy and note the generated bot token. This is the Praise ENV settings
Do not share this token publicly and ensure that it isn't posted anywhere.
Step 6 – Note Discord Client ID
- Go to the
OAuth2tab of your application.
- Copy and note
CLIENT ID. This is the Praise ENV settings
Discord Client ID.
Step 7 – Invite bot to Discord server
Invite the bot to your server using this link:
<CLIENT ID> with the numeric CLIENT ID you just copied.
If you have taken note of the
Discord Guild ID,
Discord Token and
Discord Client ID, you have all the information you need to proceed with the configuration of Praise.