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Get Followed Channels with Twitch API

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Getting Started

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

  1. Configure the Get Followed Channels action
    1. Connect your Twitch account
  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.

Get Followed Channels on Twitch
Description:Retrieves a list of channels that the authenticated user follows
Version:0.0.1
Key:twitch-get-followed-channels

Code

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

module.exports = {
  ...common,
  name: "Get Followed Channels",
  key: "twitch-get-followed-channels",
  description: "Retrieves a list of channels that the authenticated user follows",
  version: "0.0.1",
  type: "action",
  async run() {
    // get the userID of the authenticated user
    const userId = await this.getUserId();
    const params = {
      from_id: userId,
    };
    // get the user_ids of the streamers followed by the authenticated user
    const follows = await this.paginate(
      this.twitch.getUserFollows.bind(this),
      params,
    );
    return await this.getPaginatedResults(follows);
  },
};

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.

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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