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Create Section with Todoist API

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

  1. Configure the Create Section action
    1. Connect your Todoist account
    2. Select a Project
    3. Configure Name
    4. Optional- Configure Order
  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


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.

Create Section on Todoist
Description:Creates a section. [See the docs here](https://developer.todoist.com/rest/v1/#create-a-new-section)


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

export default {
  key: "todoist-create-section",
  name: "Create Section",
  description: "Creates a section. [See the docs here](https://developer.todoist.com/rest/v1/#create-a-new-section)",
  version: "0.0.1",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    project: {
      propDefinition: [
      optional: false,
    name: {
      propDefinition: [
    order: {
      propDefinition: [
  async run ({ $ }) {
    const {
    } = this;
    const data = {
      project_id: project,
    const resp = await this.todoist.createSection({
    $.export("$summary", "Successfully created section");
    return resp;


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.
TodoisttodoistappThis component uses the Todoist app.
ProjectprojectintegerSelect a value from the drop down menu.

Enter the new name


Order in a list


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

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


About Todoist

The to do list to organize work & life