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Check Channel Subscription with Twitch API

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Getting Started

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

  1. Configure the Check Channel Subscription action
    1. Connect your Twitch account
    2. Configure User 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

Details

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.

Check Channel Subscription on Twitch
Description:Checks if you are subscribed to the specified user's channel
Version:0.0.1
Key:twitch-check-channel-subscription

Code

const common = require("../common.js");

module.exports = {
  ...common,
  name: "Check Channel Subscription",
  key: "twitch-check-channel-subscription",
  description: "Checks if you are subscribed to the specified user's channel",
  version: "0.0.1",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    user: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.twitch,
        "user",
      ],
      description: "User ID of the channel to check for a subscription to",
    },
  },
  async run() {
    // get the userID of the authenticated user
    const userId = await this.getUserId();
    const params = {
      broadcaster_id: this.user,
      user_id: userId,
    };
    try {
      return (await this.twitch.checkUserSubscription(params)).data.data;
    } catch (err) {
      // if no subscription is found, a 404 error is returned
      if (err.message.includes("404"))
        return `${userId} has no subscription to ${this.user}`;
      return err;
    }
  },
};

Configuration

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.
LabelPropTypeDescription
TwitchtwitchappThis component uses the Twitch app.
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
User IDuserstring

User ID of the channel to check for a subscription to

Authentication

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

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

analytics:read:extensionsanalytics:read:gamesbits:readchannel:read:subscriptionsclips:edituser:edituser:edit:broadcastuser:read:broadcastuser:read:emailuser:read:blocked_usersuser:manage:blocked_userschannel:read:editorschannel:manage:videosuser:read:subscriptions

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