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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Asana 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 Task Added To Project (Instant) trigger
    1. Connect your Asana account
    2. Select a Workspace
    3. Select a Project
  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


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.


Description:Emits an event for each new task added to a project.

Trigger Code

const asana = require("../../asana.app.js");

module.exports = {
  name: "Task Added To Project (Instant)",
  key: "asana-new-task-in-project",
  description: "Emits an event for each new task added to a project.",
  version: "0.0.2",
  dedupe: "unique",
  props: {
    workspaceId: { propDefinition: [asana, "workspaceId"] },
    projectId: {
      propDefinition: [
        (c) => ({ workspaceId: c.workspaceId }),
    db: "$.service.db",
    http: {
      type: "$.interface.http",
      customResponse: true,

  hooks: {
    async activate() {
      const body = {
        data: {
          filters: [
              action: "added",
              resource_type: "task",
          resource: this.projectId,
          target: this.http.endpoint,
      const resp = await this.asana.createHook(body);
      this.db.set("hookId", resp.data.gid);
    async deactivate() {
      await this.asana.deleteHook(this.db.get("hookId"));

  async run(event) {
    // validate signature
    if (!this.asana.verifyAsanaWebhookRequest(event))

      status: 200,
      headers: {
        "x-hook-secret": event.headers["x-hook-secret"],

    const { body } = event;
    if (!body || !body.events) {

    for (const e of body.events) {
      let task = await this.asana.getTask(e.resource.gid);
      this.$emit(task, {
        id: task.gid,
        summary: task.name,
        ts: Date.now(),

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.
AsanaasanaappThis component uses the Asana app.
WorkspaceworkspaceIdstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
ProjectprojectIdstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
N/Ahttp$.interface.httpThis component uses $.interface.http to generate a unique URL when the component is first instantiated. Each request to the URL will trigger the run() method of the component.

Trigger Authentication

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

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

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Action Code

const swapi = require('../../swapi.app.js')
const axios = require('axios')

module.exports = {
  key: "swapi-get-film",
  name: "Get Film",
  version: "0.0.12",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    film: { propDefinition: [swapi, "film"] },
  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.

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