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

  1. Configure the New Star Added (Instant) trigger
    1. Connect your Slack account
    2. Configure slackApphook
    3. Optional- Select one or more Event Types
  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 Star Added (Instant) on Slack
Description:Emit new event when a star is added to an item


import common from "../common/base.mjs";
import {
} from "../common/constants.mjs";

export default {
  key: "slack-new-star-added",
  name: "New Star Added (Instant)",
  version: "0.0.3",
  description: "Emit new event when a star is added to an item",
  type: "source",
  dedupe: "unique",
  props: {
    // eslint-disable-next-line pipedream/props-description,pipedream/props-label
    slackApphook: {
      type: "$.interface.apphook",
      appProp: "slack",
      async eventNames() {
        return [
    eventTypes: {
      type: "string[]",
      label: "Event Types",
      description: "The types of event to emit. If not specified, all events will be emitted.",
      options: eventsOptions,
      optional: true,
  methods: {
    getSummary({ item: { type } }) {
      return `New star added - ${events[type] ?? type}`;
    async processEvent(event) {
      if (this.eventTypes?.length === 0 || this.eventTypes.includes(event.item.type)) {
        return event;


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.
SlackslackappThis component uses the Slack app.
N/AnameCache$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
Event TypeseventTypesstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu:{ "label": "User", "value": "im" }{ "label": "Message", "value": "message" }{ "label": "File", "value": "file" }{ "label": "Channel", "value": "channel" }


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

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


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