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To register commands using DiscordKt, create a function that calls the commands builder. This builder accepts the name of the category and can contain as many commands as you want.

fun utilityCommands() = commands("Utility") {
    command("Ping") {
        description = "Check to see if the bot is online."
        execute {

This code creates a category with the name Utility and a single command named Ping. This command is also provided a description, which will be visible whenever someone invokes help on the command, as well as written into the automatic documentation.

Invoking Commands

Assuming that your bot is configured with the prefix +, you can now invoke your command with +ping. This will trigger the execute function, which is the action block of all commands.