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

  1. Configure the New Calendar trigger
    1. Connect your Google Calendar account
    2. Configure timer
  2. Add steps to connect to 700+ 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

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 Calendar on Google Calendar
Description:Emit an event when a calendar is created.
Version:0.1.1
Key:google_calendar-new-calendar

Code

import googleCalendar from "../../google_calendar.app.mjs";

export default {
  key: "google_calendar-new-calendar",
  name: "New Calendar",
  description: "Emit an event when a calendar is created.",
  version: "0.1.1",
  type: "source",
  props: {
    db: "$.service.db",
    googleCalendar,
    timer: {
      type: "$.interface.timer",
      default: {
        intervalSeconds: 15 * 60,
      },
    },
  },
  hooks: {
    async activate() {
      // get list of calendars
      const { items: calendars = [] } = await this.googleCalendar.listCalendars();
      this.emitNewCalendars(calendars);
      const calendarIds = calendars.map((item) => item.id);
      this.setCalendarIds(calendarIds);
    },
    deactivate() {
      this.setCalendarIds([]);
    },
  },
  methods: {
    setCalendarIds(calendarIds) {
      this.db.set("calendarIds", calendarIds);
    },
    getCalendarIds() {
      return this.db.get("calendarIds") || [];
    },
    generateMeta(calendar) {
      const {
        summary,
        id,
      } = calendar;
      return {
        summary,
        id,
        ts: Date.now(),
      };
    },
    emitNewCalendars(calendars) {
      const previousCalendarIds = this.getCalendarIds();

      for (const calendar of calendars) {
        if (!previousCalendarIds.includes(calendar.id)) {
          const meta = this.generateMeta(calendar);
          this.$emit(calendar, meta);
        }
      }
    },
  },
  async run() {
    const { items: calendars = [] } = await this.googleCalendar.listCalendars();

    this.emitNewCalendars(calendars);

    const calendarIds = calendars.map((item) => item.id);
    this.setCalendarIds(calendarIds);
  },
};

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
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
Google CalendargoogleCalendarappThis component uses the Google Calendar app.
timer$.interface.timer

Authentication

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

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

emailprofilehttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/calendar.eventshttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/calendar.readonlyhttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/calendar.settings.readonly

About Google Calendar

Scheduling calendar service developed by Google