To get you started with Bot Builder and Kore.ai bots, you can install one or more fully-defined sample bots that you view, modify, and clone to explore end-to-end bot definitions. Each sample bot is designed and defined to demonstrate most of the features of Kore.ai bots to include authorization setup, alert tasks, action tasks, dialog tasks, knowledge tasks, various channels, and our SDKs that allow you to run Kore.ai bots in your applications as web services, or mobile operating systems.
To view your sample bots, click New Bot > Install Sample Bots.
You can install one or more of the sample bots, and install multiple instances of each sample bot as needed.
To install a sample bot
- Log on to Bot Builder, and then click New Bot. The Select an Option page is displayed.
- Click Install Sample Bot. The Select Sample Bot page is displayed.
- Point to a sample bot, and then click the Install button displayed.
- Depending on the sample bot selected, setup instructions and configuration may be required.
For detailed installation, configuration, and sample bot description see:
- GitHub Sample – You can use this sample bot to access GitHub API’s to familiarize you with basic features of the Bots Platform. By defining authorization and exploring the task configurations for alert tasks and action tasks. For more information, see the Github Sample Bot.
- Asana Sample – You can use the Asana Sample bot to learn about creating dialog and alert tasks, as well as channel specific message formats, linked intents, storing and using data from the session context object and authentication using OAuth 2. For more information, see the Asana Sample Bot.
- Travel Planning Sample – This sample bot is defined with two dialog tasks using open APIs to get flight information, location information and weather details. You can use this bot to learn about optimizing NLP and designing more complex dialog tasks., as well as an alert task, information task, action task and knowledge task. For more information, see the Travel Planning Sample Bot.
- Flight Search Sample – This bot is based on the Kore.ai BotKit SDK that you can use to host the bot on your server to respond to a user using webhooks. This bot is based on a dialog task, and also has a knowledge task. For more information, see the Flight Search Sample Bot.
Try out all of the sample bots and learn how to apply and define features for your custom bot. When you are ready to start building your bots, see Getting Started with Building Bots.