WeChat (微信 or Weixin) is a Chinese multi-purpose messaging, social media and mobile payment app developed by Tencent. As China's most popular app, it is also one of the world's largest mobile apps by with over 1 billion monthly active users and 902 million daily active users.
The WeChat messaging platform features scannable QR codes that allows users to easily connect to you. The platform also has location sharing for contacts to easily share their location with you.
Please navigate to SleekFlow Platform - Channel.
Click the "Add" button by hovering to the 3 dots next to WeChat.
You'll be prompted to this screen, in which you can obtain the "Webhook URL" and "Verification Token", and you'll have to fill in "Channel Name", "App ID", "App Secret" and upload the QR code for web widget.
Insert a name for this specific WeChat Channel. This is for your team to better recognise this channel when more channels are added. We suggest using terms such as "Sales Team", "Support Team", "Marketing Team for GuangDong" to name your channel.
From the WeChat Dashboard, go to the "Basic Configuration | 基本配置" page from the left column. You can find this below the Development | 开发.
On the Basic Configuration | 基本配置 page, you will be able to find your App ID | 开发者ID on this page.
Go ahead and paste the App ID on the SleekFlow Channels Page we just opened.
On the same "Basic Configuration | 基本配置" page, to generate the App Secret | 开发者密码, you have to pass two verification steps. First, you will have to scan a QR code on the webpage. After which, you will be asked to re-enter your account password.
Once you have completed the security measures, a brand new App Secret will be generated.
Return to the WeChat "Basic Configuration | 基本配置", click "View | 查看" for IP whitelist
And add (click "Modify | 修改 ")the following IP address of SleekFlow to the whitelist:
Once again, you will have to verify yourself by scanning a QR code.
On the same page, click on the "修改配置 | Change Configuration" button below to open up the Configuration menu.
Copy the URL and Token from the platform and paste them into their respective fields.
Generate an Encoding AES key (although it's not used) and select " 明文模式 | Plain Text Mode" for message encryption.
Save these settings and a green message should appear.
Finally, you will have to enable these changes so that messages are forwarded to the platform. Click on the green “启用 | Enable” button. It should then turn red and become "停用 ｜ Disable".
You can find your QR code on Settings | 设置 -> Account Info | 公众号设置. Press Download QR code |下载二维码 and choose 8cm.
Return to the SleekFlow Platform. Paste the information required and press the blue "Install" button. Your SleekFlow Account will now be connected to WeChat!