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Create a channel the first time that an app executes
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October 19, 2017
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Hi, is it possible to create an app that the first time executes create a new channel from a given parameter in a text or argument.

The next executions the app check if the channel was created, if it was created, post the information in that channel.

October 19, 2017
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You can use the REST API to create a channel.  You will need a user API key.

Once your channel is created, you could list all channels of a user, using that same API key.

Then update the channel feed with your data.

You can see examples on updating a channel from a device in the examples section.

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