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

  1. Configure the New Row trigger
    1. Connect your MySQL account
    2. Configure timer
    3. Select a Table
    4. Optional- Select a Column
  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


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 Row on MySQL
Description:Emit new event when you add a new row to a table. [See the docs here](https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/8.0/en/select.html)


import common from "../common/table.mjs";

const { mysql } = common.props;

export default {
  key: "mysql-new-row",
  name: "New Row",
  description: "Emit new event when you add a new row to a table. [See the docs here](https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/8.0/en/select.html)",
  type: "source",
  version: "0.0.2",
  dedupe: "unique",
  props: {
    db: "$.service.db",
    column: {
      propDefinition: [
        (c) => ({
          table: c.table,
      optional: true,
  hooks: {
     * If column prop is left blank, get the table's primary key to use for ordering and deduping.
     * */
    async deploy() {
      let column = this.column;
      if (!column) {
        const keyData = await this.mysql.getPrimaryKey(this.table);
        column = keyData[0].Column_name;

      await this.listTopRows(column);
  methods: {
    _getColumn() {
      return this.db.get("column");
    _setColumn(column) {
      this.db.set("column", column);
    async listResults() {
      const column = this._getColumn();
      await this.listRowResults(column);
    iterateAndEmitEvents(rows) {
      const column = this._getColumn();
      for (const row of rows) {
        const meta = this.generateMeta(row, column);
        this.$emit(row, meta);
    generateMeta(row, column) {
      return {
        id: row[column],
        summary: `New Row Added ${column}: ${row[column]}`,
        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.
MySQLmysqlappThis component uses the MySQL app.
TabletablestringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
ColumncolumnstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.


MySQL uses API keys for authentication. When you connect your MySQL account, Pipedream securely stores the keys so you can easily authenticate to MySQL APIs in both code and no-code steps.

These values correspond with your MySQL server:

  • host: IP address or domain to access your MySQL server
  • port: Default is 3306
  • username: The account username to log in
  • password: The account password to log in
  • database: The name of the database to open after logging in. Please note, MySQL must be connectable from Pipedream's IP address range. Otherwise, you'll receive a Connection Refused error.

About MySQL

Open-source relational database