Create Bota Application

Creating your first bot with the Microsoft Bot Framework – Part 1 – Build and test locally

In my last post, I provided a high level introduction to the Microsoft Bot Framework and the main constituent parts that make up the framework.  If you don’t yet know what the Bot Framework is, or you need a quick refresher, then you should check out that post.

Today though, I am going to show you how you can create your first bot using .NET / C#.  By the end of this post you will have a simple bot running and will be able to test it locally using the Bot Framework Channel Emulator, an excellent tool provided for testing your bots.  (more…)