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Audio Action

This action will allow sound playback directly in user chat. You can add a sound file as an external URL or upload it to Xenioo storage.

Settings

The action uses the following settings:
Setting
Description
Parsed
From Url
The audio will be retrieved from the specified URL.
Upload To Storage
The audio will be retrieved from your Xenioo Account storage.
Audio URL
The fully qualified URL of the audio source
Audio Title
The title of the audio
Audio Author
The author of the audio
Album Art
Url or Storage based source for the audio album art
Background Art
Url or Storage based source for the audio background art
Create Content Card
If enabled, Xenioo will automatically try to create a content card using as much information as possible of the above settings. Not all channels support content cards.
Embed in speech
If enabled, this flag will force Xenioo to enclose the audio source in a <audio> SSML tag.

Remarks

When using speech embedding make sure to follow the Alexa guidelines for audio format.

Trigger

This action has no triggers.

Variables

This action produces the following variables after being executed:
Variable
Description
current_audio_action
The unique id of the audio action being executed. This id is consumed by IoT actions to stop and resume streaming.

Availability

Channel specific availability follows the table below:
Channel
Availability
Facebook
Audio will be by default embedded as attachments. Facebook 25MB limit will apply.
WhatsApp
Provider Dependant. Please see relevant information.
Telegram
Fully Available without content card.
Web
Fully Available without content card.
Alexa
Fully Available.
Google Assistant
Fully Available.
Slack
Fully Available without content card.
API
Fully Available.
This action can be used only inside interactions and not as child of other actions. Any account can use this action regardless of subscription level.