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

  1. Configure the New Activity (Instant) trigger
    1. Connect your Trello account
    2. Select a Board
  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 Activity (Instant) on Trello
Description:Emit new event for new activity on a board.


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

export default {
  key: "trello-new-activity",
  name: "New Activity (Instant)",
  description: "Emit new event for new activity on a board.",
  version: "0.0.5",
  type: "source",
  props: {
    board: {
      propDefinition: [
  hooks: {
    async deploy() {
      const {
        sampleEvents, sortField,
      } = await this.getSampleEvents();
      sampleEvents.sort((a, b) => (Date.parse(a[sortField]) > Date.parse(b[sortField]))
        ? 1
        : -1);
      for (const action of sampleEvents.slice(-25)) {
  methods: {
    async getSampleEvents() {
      const actions = await this.trello.getBoardActivity(this.board);
      return {
        sampleEvents: actions,
        sortField: "date",
    async getResult(event) {
      return event.body;
    isRelevant({ event }) {
      const boardId = event.body?.action?.data?.board?.id;
      return !this.board || this.board === boardId;
    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.


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:


About Trello

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