Instructions

ChronosBot Commands

ChronosBot understands natural language commands that you can say to Alexa or Google Home or type into Facebook Messenger, Telegram and other chat systems. Here's a list of the main commends you can use:

Command Descriptions Example
Balance Gets the current balance for all family members. "ask ChronosBot for the balance"
Withdrawal Withdraws screentime from a family member's account. "tell ChronosBot to withdraw 10 minutes from Sally"
Deposit Deposit screentime to a family member's account. "tell ChronosBot to deposit 20 minutes to Sally's account"
Reward Deposits a bonus to a family member's screentime account. The amount defaults to 10 (small), 30 (medium), and 90 (large) but can be configured. "tell ChronosBot to give Bill a small reward"
Penalty Withdraws a penalty from a family member's screentime account. The amount defaults to 10 (minor), 30 (regular), and 90 (major) but can be configured. "tell ChronosBot to charge Alice with a major penalty"
Chore Deposits a chore payment screentime account. The amount defaults to 15 (small), 30 (medium), and 60 (large) but can be configured. "tell ChronosBot that Edward finished a medium chore"
Mystery Bonus Deposits a bonus to a family member's screentime account. The amount is a random number between 1 and 10 (small), 30 (medium), or 90 (large). "tell ChronosBot to give Tom a mystery bonus"
History Lists out recent transactions. "ask ChronosBot for the Edwards's history."