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Get Film with SWAPI - Star Wars API on New Sent API Message from Textlocal API

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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Textlocal trigger and SWAPI - Star Wars 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 Sent API Message trigger
    1. Connect your Textlocal account
    2. Configure timer
  3. Configure the Get Film action
    1. Connect your SWAPI - Star Wars account
    2. Select a film
  4. Deploy the workflow
  5. Send a test event to validate your setup
  6. Turn on the trigger


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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.


Description:Emit new message sent via Textlocal's API

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
  • Send mass notifications during emergencies

Trigger Code

import common from "../common/timer-based.mjs";

export default {
  key: "textlocal-new-sent-api-message",
  name: "New Sent API Message",
  description: "Emit new message sent via Textlocal's API",
  version: "0.0.4",
  type: "source",
  dedupe: "unique",
  hooks: {
    async activate() {
      let latestMessageId = this.db.get("latestMessageId");
      if (!latestMessageId) {
        latestMessageId = await this.textlocal.getLatestMessageId();
        this.db.set("latestMessageId", latestMessageId);

      console.log(`Starting scanning from message ID: ${latestMessageId}`);
  methods: {
    generateMeta(message) {
      const {
      } = message;
      const maskedNumber = this.getMaskedNumber(number);
      const summary = `New message from ${sender} to ${maskedNumber}`;
      const ts = Date.parse(datetime);
      return {
    async processEvent() {
      const latestMessageId = this.db.get("latestMessageId");
      const messageScan = await this.textlocal.scanApiMessageHistory({
        lowerBoundMessageId: latestMessageId,

      const messages = [];
      for await (const message of messageScan) {

      if (messages.length === 0) {
        console.log("No new messages detected. Skipping...");

      messages.reverse().forEach((message) => {
        const meta = this.generateMeta(message);
        this.$emit(message, meta);

      const newLatestMessageId = Math.max(
        ...messages.map(({ id }) => id),
      this.db.set("latestMessageId", newLatestMessageId);

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.
TextlocaltextlocalappThis component uses the Textlocal app.
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between executions.

Trigger 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 ...


Description:Get a film

SWAPI - Star Wars Overview

The SWAPI (Star Wars API) provides a wealth of data about the Star Wars
universe to build applications. With the SWAPI, developers can access detailed
Star Wars related data about people, planets, films, species and much more.
From web and mobile applications to data analysis, the possibilities are

Here are a few examples of what developers can build using the SWAPI:

  • Create a Star Wars encyclopedia to document the Star Wars universe and its
  • Design a custom interactive map to explore the planets of the Star Wars
  • Analyze the data to uncover patterns and insights about Star Wars films,
    characters, and species.
  • Design a search engine to query Star Wars related data.
  • Create a mobile app that displays information about the characters, films and
    species in the Star Wars universe.
  • Design a live score system specialized in providing stats related to the Star
    Wars films and characters.

Action Code

const swapi = require("../../swapi.app.js");
const axios = require("axios");

module.exports = {
  key: "swapi-get-film",
  name: "Get Film",
  version: "0.0.13",
  description: "Get a film",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    film: {
      propDefinition: [
  async run() {
    return (await axios({
      url: `https://swapi.dev/api/films/${this.film}`,

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.

SWAPI - Star WarsswapiappThis component uses the SWAPI - Star Wars app.
filmfilmstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.

Action Authentication

The SWAPI - Star Wars API does not require authentication.

About SWAPI - Star Wars

The Star Wars API

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