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Trigger a workflow on New Event with Box API. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Configure the New Event trigger
    1. Connect your Box account
    2. Select a Target
    3. Select one or more Event types
  2. Add steps to connect to 900+ 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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Details

This is a pre-built, open source component from Pipedream's GitHub repo. The component is developed by Pipedream and the community, and verified and maintained by Pipedream.

To contribute an update to an existing component or create a new component, create a PR on GitHub. If you're new to Pipedream component development, you can start with quickstarts for trigger span and action development, and then review the component API reference.

New Event on Box
Description:Emit new event when an event with subscribed event source triggered on a target, [See the docs](https://developer.box.com/reference/post-webhooks)
Version:0.0.1
Key:box-new-event

Code

import common from "../common/common.mjs";
import eventsTypes from "../common/eventTypes.mjs";

export default {
  key: "box-new-event",
  name: "New Event",
  description: "Emit new event when an event with subscribed event source triggered on a target, [See the docs](https://developer.box.com/reference/post-webhooks)",
  version: "0.0.1",
  type: "source",
  dedupe: "unique",
  ...common,
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    events: {
      type: "string[]",
      label: "Event types",
      description: "The events that trigger the webhook.",
      options: eventsTypes,
    },
  },
  methods: {
    ...common.methods,
    getTriggers() {
      return this.events;
    },
    getSummary(event) {
      const eventType = eventsTypes.find((pair) => pair.value == event?.trigger);
      return  `New ${eventType?.label ?? "unclassified"} event with ID(${event.id})`;
    },
  },
};

Configuration

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.
LabelPropTypeDescription
BoxappappThis component uses the Box app.
N/Ahttp$.interface.httpThis component uses $.interface.http to generate a unique URL when the component is first instantiated. Each request to the URL will trigger the run() method of the component.
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
TargetwebhookTargetstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
Event typeseventsstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu:{ "label": "File Uploaded", "value": "FILE.UPLOADED" }{ "label": "File Previewed", "value": "FILE.PREVIEWED" }{ "label": "File Downloaded", "value": "FILE.DOWNLOADED" }{ "label": "File Trashed", "value": "FILE.TRASHED" }{ "label": "File Deleted", "value": "FILE.DELETED" }{ "label": "File Restored", "value": "FILE.RESTORED" }{ "label": "File Closed", "value": "FILE.COPIED" }{ "label": "File Moved", "value": "FILE.MOVED" }{ "label": "File Locked", "value": "FILE.LOCKED" }{ "label": "File Unlocked", "value": "FILE.UNLOCKED" }{ "label": "File Renamed", "value": "FILE.RENAMED" }{ "label": "Comment Created", "value": "COMMENT.CREATED" }{ "label": "Comment Updated", "value": "COMMENT.UPDATED" }{ "label": "Comment Deleted", "value": "COMMENT.DELETED" }{ "label": "Task Assignment Created", "value": "TASK_ASSIGNMENT.CREATED" }{ "label": "Task Assignment Updated", "value": "TASK_ASSIGNMENT.UPDATED" }{ "label": "Metadata Instance Created", "value": "METADATA_INSTANCE.CREATED" }{ "label": "Metadata Instance Updated", "value": "METADATA_INSTANCE.UPDATED" }{ "label": "Metadata Instance Deleted", "value": "METADATA_INSTANCE.DELETED" }{ "label": "Folder Created", "value": "FOLDER.CREATED" }{ "label": "Folder Renamed", "value": "FOLDER.RENAMED" }{ "label": "Folder Downloaded", "value": "FOLDER.DOWNLOADED" }{ "label": "Folder Restored", "value": "FOLDER.RESTORED" }{ "label": "Folder Deleted", "value": "FOLDER.DELETED" }{ "label": "Folder Copied", "value": "FOLDER.COPIED" }{ "label": "Folder Moved", "value": "FOLDER.MOVED" }{ "label": "Folder Trashed", "value": "FOLDER.TRASHED" }{ "label": "Webhook Deleted", "value": "WEBHOOK.DELETED" }{ "label": "Collaboration Created", "value": "COLLABORATION.CREATED" }{ "label": "Collaboration Accepted", "value": "COLLABORATION.ACCEPTED" }{ "label": "Collaboration Rejected", "value": "COLLABORATION.REJECTED" }{ "label": "Collaboration Removed", "value": "COLLABORATION.REMOVED" }{ "label": "Collaboration Updated", "value": "COLLABORATION.UPDATED" }{ "label": "Shared Link Deleted", "value": "SHARED_LINK.DELETED" }{ "label": "Shared Link Created", "value": "SHARED_LINK.CREATED" }{ "label": "Shared Link Updated", "value": "SHARED_LINK.UPDATED" }{ "label": "Sign Request Completed", "value": "SIGN_REQUEST.COMPLETED" }{ "label": "Sign Request Declined", "value": "SIGN_REQUEST.DECLINED" }{ "label": "Sign Request Expired", "value": "SIGN_REQUEST.EXPIRED" }

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