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Trigger a workflow on New Task (Instant) with Asana API. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Configure the New Task (Instant) trigger
    1. Connect your Asana account
    2. Optional- Select a Workspace
    3. Select a Project
  2. Add steps to connect to 800+ APIs using code and no-code building blocks
  3. Deploy the workflow
  4. Send a test event to validate your setup
  5. Turn on the trigger


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New Task (Instant) on Asana
Description:Emit new event for each task added to a project. [See docs here](https://developers.asana.com/docs/establish-a-webhook)


import common from "../common/common.mjs";
const { asana } = common.props;

export default {
  key: "asana-new-task",
  type: "source",
  name: "New Task (Instant)",
  description: "Emit new event for each task added to a project. [See docs here](https://developers.asana.com/docs/establish-a-webhook)",
  version: "0.1.0",
  dedupe: "unique",
  props: {
    project: {
      label: "Project",
      description: "Gid of a project.",
      type: "string",
      propDefinition: [
  methods: {
    getWebhookFilter() {
      return {
        filters: [
            action: "added",
            resource_type: "task",
        resource: this.project,
    async emitEvent(event) {
      const { body } = event;

      if (!body || !body.events) return;

      for (const e of body.events) {
        // This conditional ignore when Asana fire a new subtask event
        if (e.parent && e.parent.resource_type === "task") continue;

        const task = await this.asana.getTask(e.resource.gid);

        this.$emit(task, {
          id: task.gid,
          summary: task.name,
          ts: Date.now(),


This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI and CLI.
AsanaasanaappThis component uses the Asana app.
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
N/Ahttp$.interface.httpThis component uses $.interface.http to generate a unique URL when the component is first instantiated. Each request to the URL will trigger the run() method of the component.
WorkspaceworkspacestringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
ProjectprojectstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.


Asana uses OAuth authentication. When you connect your Asana account, Pipedream will open a popup window where you can sign into Asana and grant Pipedream permission to connect to your account. Pipedream securely stores and automatically refreshes the OAuth tokens so you can easily authenticate any Asana API.

Pipedream requests the following authorization scopes when you connect your account:

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