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Trigger a workflow on Custom Webhook Events (Instant) with Trello API. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Configure the Custom Webhook Events (Instant) trigger
    1. Connect your Trello account
    2. Select a Board
    3. Optional- Select one or more Event Types
    4. Optional- Select one or more Lists
    5. Optional- Select one or more Cards
  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


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Custom Webhook Events (Instant) on Trello
Description:Emit new events for activity matching a board, event types, lists and/or cards.


import common from "../common-webhook.mjs";

export default {
  key: "trello-custom-webhook-events",
  name: "Custom Webhook Events (Instant)",
  description: "Emit new events for activity matching a board, event types, lists and/or cards.",
  version: "0.0.6",
  type: "source",
  props: {
    board: {
      propDefinition: [
    eventTypes: {
      propDefinition: [
    lists: {
      propDefinition: [
        (c) => ({
          board: c.board,
    cards: {
      propDefinition: [
        (c) => ({
          board: c.board,
  methods: {
    isCorrectEventType(event) {
      const eventType = event.body?.action?.type;
      return (
        (eventType) &&
        (!this.eventTypes ||
        this.eventTypes.length === 0 ||
    async getResult(event) {
      return event.body;
    async isRelevant({ result: body }) {
      let listId = body.action?.data?.list?.id;
      const cardId = body.action?.data?.card?.id;
      // If listId not returned, see if we can get it from the cardId
      if (cardId && !listId)
        listId = (await this.trello.getCardList(cardId)).id;
      return (
        (!this.lists ||
          this.lists.length === 0 ||
          !listId ||
          this.lists.includes(listId)) &&
        (!this.cards || this.cards.length === 0 || !cardId || this.cards.includes(cardId))
    generateMeta({ action }) {
      const {
        type: summary,
      } = action;
      return {
        ts: Date.parse(date),


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.
TrellotrelloappThis component uses the Trello app.
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
N/Ahttp$.interface.httpThis component uses $.interface.http to generate a unique URL when the component is first instantiated. Each request to the URL will trigger the run() method of the component.
BoardboardstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
Event TypeseventTypesstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu:{ "label": "Add Attachment To Card", "value": "addAttachmentToCard" }{ "label": "Add Checklist To Card", "value": "addChecklistToCard" }{ "label": "Add Label To Card", "value": "addLabelToCard" }{ "label": "Add Member To Board", "value": "addMemberToBoard" }{ "label": "Add Member To Card", "value": "addMemberToCard" }{ "label": "Comment Card", "value": "commentCard" }{ "label": "Convert To Card From Check Item", "value": "convertToCardFromCheckItem" }{ "label": "Copy Card", "value": "copyCard" }{ "label": "Create Card", "value": "createCard" }{ "label": "Create Check Item", "value": "createCheckItem" }{ "label": "Create Label", "value": "createLabel" }{ "label": "Create List", "value": "createList" }{ "label": "Delete Attachment From Card", "value": "deleteAttachmentFromCard" }{ "label": "Delete Card", "value": "deleteCard" }{ "label": "Delete Check Item", "value": "deleteCheckItem" }{ "label": "Delete Comment", "value": "deleteComment" }{ "label": "Delete Label", "value": "deleteLabel" }{ "label": "Email Card", "value": "emailCard" }{ "label": "Move Card From Board", "value": "moveCardFromBoard" }{ "label": "Move Card To Board", "value": "moveCardToBoard" }{ "label": "Move List From Board", "value": "moveListFromBoard" }{ "label": "Move List To Board", "value": "moveListToBoard" }{ "label": "Remove Checklist From Card", "value": "removeChecklistFromCard" }{ "label": "Remove Label From Card", "value": "removeLabelFromCard" }{ "label": "Remove Member From Board", "value": "removeMemberFromBoard" }{ "label": "Remove Member From Card", "value": "removeMemberFromCard" }{ "label": "Update Board", "value": "updateBoard" }{ "label": "Update Card", "value": "updateCard" }{ "label": "Update Check Item", "value": "updateCheckItem" }{ "label": "Update Check Item State On Card", "value": "updateCheckItemStateOnCard" }{ "label": "Update Checklist", "value": "updateChecklist" }{ "label": "Update Comment", "value": "updateComment" }{ "label": "Update Label", "value": "updateLabel" }{ "label": "Update List", "value": "updateList" }
Listslistsstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu.
Cardscardsstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu.


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

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


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