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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Slack trigger and OpenAI (ChatGPT) action. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Select this integration
  2. Configure the New Direct Message (Instant) trigger
    1. Connect your Slack account
    2. Configure slackApphook
    3. Optional- Configure Ignore Bots
  3. Configure the Chat action
    1. Connect your OpenAI (ChatGPT) account
    2. Select a Model
    3. Configure User Message
    4. Optional- Configure System Instructions
    5. Optional- Configure Prior Message History
    6. Optional- Configure Images
    7. Optional- Select a Response Format
    8. Optional- Configure Max Tokens
    9. Optional- Configure Temperature
    10. Optional- Configure Top P
    11. Optional- Configure N
    12. Optional- Configure Stop
    13. Optional- Configure Presence Penalty
    14. Optional- Configure Frequency Penalty
    15. Optional- Configure User
  4. Deploy the workflow
  5. Send a test event to validate your setup
  6. Turn on the trigger

Details

This integration uses pre-built, source-available components from Pipedream's GitHub repo. These components are 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.

Trigger

Description:Emit new event when a message was posted in a direct message channel
Version:1.0.14
Key:slack-new-direct-message

Slack Overview

The Pipedream Slack app enables you to build event-driven workflows that interact with the Slack API. Once you authorize the Pipedream app's access to your workspace, you can use Pipedream workflows to perform common Slack actions or write your own code against the Slack API.

The Pipedream Slack app is not a typical app. You don't interact with it directly as a bot, and it doesn't add custom functionality to your workspace out of the box. It makes it easier to automate anything you'd typically use the Slack API for, using Pipedream workflows.

  • Automate posting updates to your team channels
  • Create a bot to answer common questions
  • Integrate with your existing tools and services
  • And much more!

Trigger Code

import common from "../common/base.mjs";

export default {
  ...common,
  key: "slack-new-direct-message",
  name: "New Direct Message (Instant)",
  version: "1.0.14",
  description: "Emit new event when a message was posted in a direct message channel",
  type: "source",
  dedupe: "unique",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    // eslint-disable-next-line pipedream/props-description,pipedream/props-label
    slackApphook: {
      type: "$.interface.apphook",
      appProp: "slack",
      async eventNames() {
        return [
          "message.im",
        ];
      },
    },
    ignoreBot: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.slack,
        "ignoreBot",
      ],
    },
  },
  methods: {
    ...common.methods,
    getSummary() {
      return "New direct message received";
    },
    processEvent(event) {
      if (event.user == this.slack.mySlackId()) {
        return;
      }
      if ((this.ignoreBot) && (event.subtype == "bot_message" || event.bot_id)) {
        return;
      }
      return event;
    },
  },
};

Trigger 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
SlackslackappThis component uses the Slack app.
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between executions.
slackApphook$.interface.apphook
Ignore BotsignoreBotboolean

Ignore messages from bots

Trigger Authentication

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

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

bookmarks:writecalls:readcalls:writechannels:historychannels:readchannels:writednd:readdnd:writeemoji:readfiles:readgroups:historygroups:readgroups:writeim:historyim:readim:writelinks:readlinks:writempim:historympim:readmpim:writepins:readpins:writereactions:readreactions:writereminders:readreminders:writeremote_files:readremote_files:sharestars:readstars:writeteam:readusergroups:readusergroups:writeusers:readusers:read.emailusers:writechat:write:botchat:write:usercommandsfiles:write:userusers.profile:writeusers.profile:readsearch:read

About Slack

Slack is a channel-based messaging platform. With Slack, people can work together more effectively, connect all their software tools and services, and find the information they need to do their best work — all within a secure, enterprise-grade environment.

Action

Description:The Chat API, using the `gpt-3.5-turbo` or `gpt-4` model. [See the documentation](https://platform.openai.com/docs/api-reference/chat)
Version:0.1.10
Key:openai-chat

OpenAI (ChatGPT) Overview

OpenAI provides a suite of powerful AI models through its API, enabling developers to integrate advanced natural language processing and generative capabilities into their applications. Here’s an overview of the services offered by OpenAI's API:

Use Python or Node.js code to make fully authenticated API requests with your OpenAI account:

Action Code

import openai from "../../openai.app.mjs";
import common from "../common/common.mjs";
import constants from "../../common/constants.mjs";

export default {
  ...common,
  name: "Chat",
  version: "0.1.10",
  key: "openai-chat",
  description: "The Chat API, using the `gpt-3.5-turbo` or `gpt-4` model. [See the documentation](https://platform.openai.com/docs/api-reference/chat)",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    openai,
    modelId: {
      propDefinition: [
        openai,
        "chatCompletionModelId",
      ],
    },
    userMessage: {
      label: "User Message",
      type: "string",
      description: "The user messages provide instructions to the assistant. They can be generated by the end users of an application, or set by a developer as an instruction.",
    },
    systemInstructions: {
      label: "System Instructions",
      type: "string",
      description: "The system message helps set the behavior of the assistant. For example: \"You are a helpful assistant.\" [See these docs](https://platform.openai.com/docs/guides/chat/instructing-chat-models) for tips on writing good instructions.",
      optional: true,
    },
    messages: {
      label: "Prior Message History",
      type: "string[]",
      description: "_Advanced_. Because [the models have no memory of past chat requests](https://platform.openai.com/docs/guides/chat/introduction), all relevant information must be supplied via the conversation. You can provide [an array of messages](https://platform.openai.com/docs/guides/chat/introduction) from prior conversations here. If this param is set, the action ignores the values passed to **System Instructions** and **Assistant Response**, appends the new **User Message** to the end of this array, and sends it to the API.",
      optional: true,
    },
    images: {
      label: "Images",
      type: "string[]",
      description: "Provide one or more images to [OpenAI's vision model](https://platform.openai.com/docs/guides/vision). Accepts URLs or base64 encoded strings. Compatible with the `gpt4-vision-preview model`",
      optional: true,
    },
    responseFormat: {
      type: "string",
      label: "Response Format",
      description: "Specify the format that the model must output. [Setting to `json_object` guarantees the message the model generates is valid JSON](https://platform.openai.com/docs/api-reference/chat/create#chat-create-response_format). Defaults to `text`",
      options: constants.CHAT_RESPONSE_FORMATS,
      optional: true,
      default: "text",
    },
    ...common.props,
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    const args = this._getChatArgs();

    const response = await this.openai.createChatCompletion({
      $,
      data: args,
    });

    if (response) {
      $.export("$summary", `Successfully sent chat with id ${response.id}`);
    }

    const { messages } = args;
    return {
      original_messages: messages,
      original_messages_with_assistant_response: messages.concat(response.choices[0]?.message),
      ...response,
    };
  },
};

Action Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI.

LabelPropTypeDescription
OpenAI (ChatGPT)openaiappThis component uses the OpenAI (ChatGPT) app.
ModelmodelIdstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
User MessageuserMessagestring

The user messages provide instructions to the assistant. They can be generated by the end users of an application, or set by a developer as an instruction.

System InstructionssystemInstructionsstring

The system message helps set the behavior of the assistant. For example: "You are a helpful assistant." See these docs for tips on writing good instructions.

Prior Message Historymessagesstring[]

Advanced. Because the models have no memory of past chat requests, all relevant information must be supplied via the conversation. You can provide an array of messages from prior conversations here. If this param is set, the action ignores the values passed to System Instructions and Assistant Response, appends the new User Message to the end of this array, and sends it to the API.

Imagesimagesstring[]

Provide one or more images to OpenAI's vision model. Accepts URLs or base64 encoded strings. Compatible with the gpt4-vision-preview model

Response FormatresponseFormatstringSelect a value from the drop down menu:textjson_object
Max TokensmaxTokensinteger

The maximum number of tokens to generate in the completion.

Temperaturetemperaturestring

Optional. What sampling temperature to use. Higher values means the model will take more risks. Try 0.9 for more creative applications, and 0 (argmax sampling) for ones with a well-defined answer.

Top PtopPstring

An alternative to sampling with temperature, called nucleus sampling, where the model considers the results of the tokens with top_p probability mass. So 0.1 means only the tokens comprising the top 10% probability mass are considered. We generally recommend altering this or temperature but not both.

Nninteger

How many completions to generate for each prompt

Stopstopstring[]

Up to 4 sequences where the API will stop generating further tokens. The returned text will not contain the stop sequence.

Presence PenaltypresencePenaltystring

Number between -2.0 and 2.0. Positive values penalize new tokens based on whether they appear in the text so far, increasing the model's likelihood to talk about new topics.

Frequency PenaltyfrequencyPenaltystring

Number between -2.0 and 2.0. Positive values penalize new tokens based on their existing frequency in the text so far, decreasing the model's likelihood to repeat the same line verbatim.

Useruserstring

A unique identifier representing your end-user, which can help OpenAI to monitor and detect abuse. Learn more here.

Action Authentication

OpenAI (ChatGPT) uses API keys for authentication. When you connect your OpenAI (ChatGPT) account, Pipedream securely stores the keys so you can easily authenticate to OpenAI (ChatGPT) APIs in both code and no-code steps.

About OpenAI (ChatGPT)

OpenAI is an AI research and deployment company with the mission to ensure that artificial general intelligence benefits all of humanity. They are the makers of popular models like ChatGPT, DALL-E, and Whisper.

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