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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Slack trigger and Spotify 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 Message In Channels (Instant) trigger
    1. Connect your Slack account
    2. Optional- Select one or more Channels
    3. Configure slackApphook
    4. Configure Resolve names
    5. Configure Ignore bots
  3. Configure the Create a Playlist action
    1. Connect your Spotify account
    2. Configure Name
    3. Optional- Configure Description
    4. Optional- Configure Public
    5. Optional- Configure Collaborative
  4. Deploy the workflow
  5. Send a test event to validate your setup
  6. Turn on the trigger

Details

This integration uses pre-built, open source 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 new message is posted to one or more channels
Version:1.0.0
Key:slack-new-message-in-channels

Trigger Code

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

export default {
  ...common,
  key: "slack-new-message-in-channels",
  name: "New Message In Channels (Instant)",
  version: "1.0.0",
  description: "Emit new event when a new message is posted to one or more channels",
  type: "source",
  dedupe: "unique",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    conversations: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.slack,
        "conversation",
      ],
      type: "string[]",
      label: "Channels",
      description: "Select one or more channels to monitor for new messages.",
      optional: true,
    },
    // eslint-disable-next-line pipedream/props-description,pipedream/props-label
    slackApphook: {
      type: "$.interface.apphook",
      appProp: "slack",
      async eventNames() {
        return this.conversations || [
          "message",
        ];
      },
    },
    resolveNames: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.slack,
        "resolveNames",
      ],
    },
    ignoreBot: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.slack,
        "ignoreBot",
      ],
    },
  },
  methods: {
    ...common.methods,
    getSummary() {
      return "New message in channel";
    },
    async processEvent(event) {
      if (event.type !== "message") {
        console.log(`Ignoring event with unexpected type "${event.type}"`);
        return;
      }
      if (event.subtype != null && event.subtype != "bot_message" && event.subtype != "file_share") {
        // This source is designed to just emit an event for each new message received.
        // Due to inconsistencies with the shape of message_changed and message_deleted
        // events, we are ignoring them for now. If you want to handle these types of
        // events, feel free to change this code!!
        console.log("Ignoring message with subtype.");
        return;
      }
      if ((this.ignoreBot) && (event.subtype == "bot_message" || event.bot_id)) {
        return;
      }
      if (this.resolveNames) {
        if (event.user) {
          event.user_id = event.user;
          event.user = await this.getUserName(event.user);
        } else if (event.bot_id) {
          event.bot = await this.getBotName(event.bot_id);
        }
        event.channel_id = event.channel;
        event.channel = await this.getConversationName(event.channel);
        if (event.team) {
          event.team_id = event.team;
          event.team = await this.getTeamName(event.team);
        }
      }
      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/AnameCache$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
Channelsconversationsstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu.
slackApphook$.interface.apphook
Resolve namesresolveNamesboolean

Resolve user and channel names (incurs extra API calls)

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

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Action

Description:Create a playlist for a Spotify user. The playlist will be empty until you add tracks. [See the docs here](https://developer.spotify.com/documentation/web-api/reference/#/operations/create-playlist).
Version:0.0.4
Key:spotify-create-playlist

Action Code

import { axios } from "@pipedream/platform";
import spotify from "../../spotify.app.mjs";

export default {
  name: "Create a Playlist",
  description: "Create a playlist for a Spotify user. The playlist will be empty until you add tracks. [See the docs here](https://developer.spotify.com/documentation/web-api/reference/#/operations/create-playlist).",
  key: "spotify-create-playlist",
  version: "0.0.4",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    spotify,
    name: {
      type: "string",
      label: "Name",
      description: "The name for the new playlist, for example \"Your Coolest Playlist\". This name does not need to be unique; a user may have several playlists with the same name.",
    },
    description: {
      type: "string",
      label: "Description",
      description: "Value for playlist description as displayed in Spotify Clients and in the Web API.",
      optional: true,
    },
    isPublic: {
      type: "boolean",
      label: "Public",
      description: "Defaults to `true`. If `true` the playlist will be public, if `false` it will be private.",
      optional: true,
    },
    isCollaborative: {
      type: "boolean",
      label: "Collaborative",
      description: "Defaults to `false`. If `true` the playlist will be collaborative. Note that to create a collaborative playlist you must also set **public** to `false`.",
      optional: true,
    },
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    const {
      name,
      description,
      isPublic,
      isCollaborative,
    } = this;

    const data = {
      name,
      description,
      public: isPublic,
      collaborative: isCollaborative,
    };

    const resp = await axios($, this.spotify._getAxiosParams({
      method: "POST",
      path: `/users/${this.spotify.$auth.oauth_uid}/playlists`,
      data,
    }));

    $.export("$summary", `Successfully created a new playlist, "${data.name}"`);

    return resp;
  },
};

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
SpotifyspotifyappThis component uses the Spotify app.
Namenamestring

The name for the new playlist, for example "Your Coolest Playlist". This name does not need to be unique; a user may have several playlists with the same name.

Descriptiondescriptionstring

Value for playlist description as displayed in Spotify Clients and in the Web API.

PublicisPublicboolean

Defaults to true. If true the playlist will be public, if false it will be private.

CollaborativeisCollaborativeboolean

Defaults to false. If true the playlist will be collaborative. Note that to create a collaborative playlist you must also set public to false.

Action Authentication

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

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

playlist-read-collaborativeplaylist-modify-privateplaylist-modify-publicplaylist-read-privateuser-modify-playback-stateuser-read-currently-playinguser-read-playback-stateuser-read-privateuser-read-emailuser-library-modifyuser-library-readuser-follow-modifyuser-follow-readuser-read-recently-playeduser-top-readstreamingapp-remote-controlugc-image-uploaduser-read-playback-position

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