Plugin intefacing with the SynBot Bot Solution - Chatbot Framework which is installed on the same computer as EZ Builder. Bot Programming Language(SIML) can be easily extended with new tags handlers accessing to external API.
How to add the Synbot Plugin robot skill
- Load the most recent release of ARC (Get ARC).
- Press the Project tab from the top menu bar in ARC.
- Press Add Robot Skill from the button ribbon bar in ARC.
- Choose the Artificial Intelligence category tab.
- Press the Synbot Plugin icon to add the robot skill to your project.
Don't have a robot yet?
Follow the Getting Started Guide to build a robot and use the Synbot Plugin robot skill.
How to use the Synbot Plugin robot skillSynbot is a chatbot framework which this plugin will use. Either manually enter conversational phrases into the input field, or send phrases programmatically using the provided ControlCommand().
Bot Server is installed on your computer and linked directly to the plugin.
*Note: This plugin requires for some API request an internet connection, which means your computer must be connected to both the robot and internet at the same time. Follow this tutorial to learn how to maintain an internet connection when connecting to the robot: http://www.ez-robot.com/Tutorials/Lesson/15
Bot example files includes a SIML pseudo Framework which can make easier creation of bot dialogs intended for EZ Robots Command , with a multi language approach (English and french in the examples)
Complete tutorial is available in the tutorials section
You need to download SIML example files here : SaveV5Published.zip
And Batch Test Text Files for english language here:Unittestsynbot.zip
In EZ-Cloud Appstore - Download and use JD Synbot File to test the plugin.
New features in V7
Compatibility with ARC
New features in V6
UserSIMLAdaptators.dll was not correctly download with the plugin
New features in V5
Just some bugs corrections and some change In adding new SIML adapters process
New features in V4
Adding the ability to add new SIML tags coded in Csharp
Adding a new adapter as example [Textop] to perform some operations on string (Substring , Replace , Splitting)
New features in V3
Adding better support for using the Learn and Remember SIML tags enabling you to have a little bit of Learning capabilities
New features in V2
Some bugs corrections .....
Adding a new SIML File Bot Dialogs with new Models (How are You , ....)
Adding new models in file EZ Robot Request - Queries
Adding support for Bot Emotion - Tutorial has been updated here -
Example of using Bot Emotion below :
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When I try to remove the SynBot plugin, I get the the following error message.
System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object.
at SynbotPlugin.Mainform.Mainform_FormClosing(Object sender, FormClosingEventArgs e) in C:\My Documents\SVN\Developer - Controls\SynBot\SynbotPlugin\Mainform.cs:line 192
at System.Windows.Forms.Form.OnFormClosing(FormClosingEventArgs e)
at System.Windows.Forms.Form.WmClose(Message& m)
at System.Windows.Forms.Form.WndProc(Message& m)
at System.Windows.Forms.Control.ControlNativeWindow.OnMessage(Message& m)
at System.Windows.Forms.Control.ControlNativeWindow.WndProc(Message& m)
at System.Windows.Forms.NativeWindow.Callback(IntPtr hWnd, Int32 msg, IntPtr wparam, IntPtr lparam)