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Create Contact with Textlocal API

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Create a workflow to Create Contact with the Textlocal API. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Configure the Create Contact action
    1. Connect your Textlocal account
    2. Configure Number
    3. Optional- Configure First Name
    4. Optional- Configure Last Name
    5. Optional- Configure Custom 1
    6. Optional- Configure Custom 2
    7. Optional- Configure Custom 3
    8. Select a Group Id
  2. Select a trigger to run your workflow on HTTP requests, schedules or app events
  3. Deploy the workflow
  4. Send a test event to validate your setup
  5. Turn on the trigger


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Create Contact on Textlocal
Description:Create a new contact. [See the docs here](https://api.txtlocal.com/docs/contactmanagement/createcontacts)


import textlocal from "../../textlocal.app.mjs";

export default {
  key: "textlocal-create-contact",
  name: "Create Contact",
    "Create a new contact. [See the docs here](https://api.txtlocal.com/docs/contactmanagement/createcontacts)",
  version: "0.0.1",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    number: {
      propDefinition: [
    firstName: {
      propDefinition: [
      optional: true,
    lastName: {
      propDefinition: [
      optional: true,
    custom1: {
      propDefinition: [
      optional: true,
    custom2: {
      propDefinition: [
      optional: true,
    custom3: {
      propDefinition: [
      optional: true,
    groupId: {
      propDefinition: [
  async run({ $ }) {
    const params = {
      group_id: this.groupId,
      contacts: JSON.stringify([
          number: this.number,
          first_name: this.firstName,
          last_name: this.lastName,
          custom1: this.custom1,
          custom2: this.custom2,
          custom3: this.custom3,
    const response = await this.textlocal.createContact({

    $.export("$summary", `Successfully created contact ${this.firstName}`);
    return response;


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.
TextlocaltextlocalappThis component uses the Textlocal app.

The mobile number in international format (i.e. 447123456789).

First NamefirstNamestring

The first name to be assigned to this contact.

Last NamelastNamestring

The last name to be assigned to this contact.

Custom 1custom1string

A custom1 to be assigned to this contact.

Custom 2custom2string

A custom2 to be assigned to this contact.

Custom 3custom3string

A custom3 to be assigned to this contact.

Group IdgroupIdintegerSelect a value from the drop down menu.


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

Get your api key in your settings > API keys.

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