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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Discord Bot trigger and Textlocal 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 Channel trigger
    1. Connect your Discord Bot account
    2. Select a Guild
    3. Select one or more Channels
    4. Optional- Configure Emit messages as a single event
    5. Configure timer
  3. Configure the Create Contact action
    1. Connect your Textlocal account
    2. Configure Number
    3. Optional- Configure First Name
    4. Optional- Configure Last Name
    5. Optional- Configure Custom 1
    6. Optional- Configure Custom 2
    7. Optional- Configure Custom 3
    8. Select a Group Id
  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 for each message posted to one or more channels
Version:0.0.12
Key:discord_bot-new-message-in-channel

Discord Bot Overview

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

Trigger Code

import { DEFAULT_POLLING_SOURCE_TIMER_INTERVAL } from "@pipedream/platform";
import maxBy from "lodash.maxby";
import common from "../common.mjs";

const { discord } = common.props;

export default {
  ...common,
  key: "discord_bot-new-message-in-channel",
  name: "New Message in Channel",
  description: "Emit new event for each message posted to one or more channels",
  type: "source",
  version: "0.0.12",
  dedupe: "unique", // Dedupe events based on the Discord message ID
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    db: "$.service.db",
    channels: {
      type: "string[]",
      label: "Channels",
      description: "The channels you'd like to watch for new messages",
      propDefinition: [
        discord,
        "channelId",
        ({ guildId }) => ({
          guildId,
        }),
      ],
    },
    emitEventsInBatch: {
      type: "boolean",
      label: "Emit messages as a single event",
      description:
        "If `true`, all messages are emitted as an array, within a single Pipedream event. Defaults to `false`, emitting each Discord message as its own event in Pipedream",
      optional: true,
      default: false,
    },
    timer: {
      type: "$.interface.timer",
      default: {
        intervalSeconds: DEFAULT_POLLING_SOURCE_TIMER_INTERVAL,
      },
    },
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    // We store a cursor to the last message ID
    let lastMessageIDs = this._getLastMessageIDs();

    // If this is our first time running this source,
    // get the last N messages, emit them, and checkpoint
    for (const channelId of this.channels) {
      let lastMessageID;
      let messages = [];

      if (!lastMessageID) {
        messages = await this.discord.getMessages({
          $,
          channelId,
          params: {
            limit: 100,
          },
        });

        lastMessageID = messages.length
          ? maxBy(messages, (message) => message.id).id
          : 1;

      } else {
        let newMessages = [];

        do {
          newMessages = await this.discord.getMessages({
            $,
            channelId,
            params: {
              after: lastMessageIDs[channelId],
            },
          });

          messages = messages.concat(newMessages);

          lastMessageID = newMessages.length
            ? maxBy(newMessages, (message) => message.id).id
            : lastMessageIDs[channelId];

        } while (newMessages.length);
      }

      // Set the new high water mark for the last message ID
      // for this channel
      lastMessageIDs[channelId] = lastMessageID;

      if (!messages.length) {
        console.log(`No new messages in channel ${channelId}`);
        return;
      }

      console.log(`${messages.length} new messages in channel ${channelId}`);

      // Batched emits do not take advantage of the built-in deduper
      if (this.emitEventsInBatch) {
        const suffixChar =
          messages.length > 1
            ? "s"
            : "";

        this.$emit(messages, {
          summary: `${messages.length} new message${suffixChar}`,
          id: lastMessageID,
        });

      } else {
        messages.forEach((message) => {
          this.$emit(message, {
            summary: message.content,
            id: message.id, // dedupes events based on this ID
          });
        });
      }
    }

    // Set the last message ID for the next run
    this._setLastMessageIDs(lastMessageIDs);
  },
};

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
Discord BotdiscordappThis component uses the Discord Bot app.
GuildguildIdstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between executions.
Channelschannelsstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu.
Emit messages as a single eventemitEventsInBatchboolean

If true, all messages are emitted as an array, within a single Pipedream event. Defaults to false, emitting each Discord message as its own event in Pipedream

timer$.interface.timer

Trigger Authentication

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

This app allows you to use the Discord API using your own Discord bot. If you don't want to use a custom bot, and you just need to use the Discord API, exit this screen and use the Discord app, instead.


If you want to use your own Discord bot, but haven't created one yet, see these instructions or watch this video. You'll need to add this bot to your server(s) to make successful API requests.

Once you've created your bot, you'll find the Bot token within the Bot section of your app. Enter that token below.

About Discord Bot

Use this app to interact with the Discord API using a bot in your account

Action

Description:Create a new contact. [See the docs here](https://api.txtlocal.com/docs/contactmanagement/createcontacts)
Version:0.0.1
Key:textlocal-create-contact

Textlocal Overview

You can do so much with the Textlocal API! Textlocal is an easy-to-use platform
for sending and receiving mobile and SMS messages, making it a great avenue for
businesses to communicate with their customers. Here are a few examples of what
you can build with the Textlocal API:

  • Automate SMS marketing campaigns to customers
  • Notify customers of special offers and discounts
  • Send reminders and appointment confirmations
  • Create location-based notifications
  • Receive two-way communication from customers
  • Integrate text alerts into other applications, like business workflows and
    CRMs
  • Send mass notifications during emergencies

Action Code

import textlocal from "../../textlocal.app.mjs";

export default {
  key: "textlocal-create-contact",
  name: "Create Contact",
  description:
    "Create a new contact. [See the docs here](https://api.txtlocal.com/docs/contactmanagement/createcontacts)",
  version: "0.0.1",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    textlocal,
    number: {
      propDefinition: [
        textlocal,
        "number",
      ],
    },
    firstName: {
      propDefinition: [
        textlocal,
        "firstName",
      ],
      optional: true,
    },
    lastName: {
      propDefinition: [
        textlocal,
        "lastName",
      ],
      optional: true,
    },
    custom1: {
      propDefinition: [
        textlocal,
        "custom1",
      ],
      optional: true,
    },
    custom2: {
      propDefinition: [
        textlocal,
        "custom2",
      ],
      optional: true,
    },
    custom3: {
      propDefinition: [
        textlocal,
        "custom3",
      ],
      optional: true,
    },
    groupId: {
      propDefinition: [
        textlocal,
        "groupId",
      ],
    },
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    const params = {
      group_id: this.groupId,
      contacts: JSON.stringify([
        {
          number: this.number,
          first_name: this.firstName,
          last_name: this.lastName,
          custom1: this.custom1,
          custom2: this.custom2,
          custom3: this.custom3,
        },
      ]),
    };
    const response = await this.textlocal.createContact({
      $,
      params,
    });

    $.export("$summary", `Successfully created contact ${this.firstName}`);
    return 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
TextlocaltextlocalappThis component uses the Textlocal app.
Numbernumberstring

The mobile number in international format (i.e. 447123456789).

First NamefirstNamestring

The first name to be assigned to this contact.

Last NamelastNamestring

The last name to be assigned to this contact.

Custom 1custom1string

A custom1 to be assigned to this contact.

Custom 2custom2string

A custom2 to be assigned to this contact.

Custom 3custom3string

A custom3 to be assigned to this contact.

Group IdgroupIdintegerSelect a value from the drop down menu.

Action Authentication

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

Get your api key in your settings > API keys.

About Textlocal

Bulk SMS Marketing Service for Business | Send ...

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