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How to Deploy Autopilot Bots from the CLI

Install and configure the Twilio CLI

NOTE: To install the Twilio CLI you'll need to have NodeJS 10.x or later installed. To download the latest version of node visit

Twilio CLI Setup Steps

  1. Install the Twilio CLI
    $ npm install twilio-cli -g
  2. Setup a CLI profile
    $ twilio login
  3. Install the Dabble Lab Autopilot Plugin
    $ twilio plugins:install @dabblelab/plugin-autopilot
  4. Confirm the plugin is installed correctly
    $ twilio autopilot --help

Using the CLI automate bot updates

After the Twilio CLI is configured with the Autopilot plugin you can run the following commands.

Create a new bot