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Send GET Request with HTTP / Webhook APIon New Event from Google Calendar API

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New Event from the Google Calendar API
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Send GET Request with the HTTP / Webhook API
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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Google Calendar trigger and HTTP / Webhook 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 Event trigger
    1. Connect your Google Calendar account
    2. Select a Calendar ID
    3. Configure timer
  3. Configure the Send GET Request action
    1. Connect your HTTP / Webhook account
    2. Configure HTTP Request Configuration
  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:Emits when an event is created
Version:0.1.0
Key:google_calendar-new-event

Trigger Code

import googleCalendar from "../../google_calendar.app.mjs";

export default {
  key: "google_calendar-new-event",
  name: "New Event",
  description: "Emits when an event is created",
  version: "0.1.0",
  type: "source",
  dedupe: "unique", // Dedupe events based on the Google Calendar event ID
  props: {
    googleCalendar,
    calendarId: {
      propDefinition: [
        googleCalendar,
        "calendarId",
      ],
    },
    timer: {
      type: "$.interface.timer",
      default: {
        intervalSeconds: 5 * 60, // five minutes
      },
    },
  },
  async run(event) {
    const intervalMs = 1000 * (event.interval_seconds || 300); // fall through to default for manual testing
    const now = new Date();
    const past = new Date(now.getTime() - intervalMs);

    const updatedMin = past.toISOString();

    const config = {
      calendarId: this.calendarId,
      updatedMin,
      singleEvents: true,
      orderBy: "startTime",
    };
    const { items: events = [] } = await this.googleCalendar.listEvents(config);

    if (Array.isArray(events)) {
      for (const event of events) {
        const created = new Date(event.created);
        if (created > past && event.status !== "cancelled") {
          const {
            summary,
            id,
          } = event;
          this.$emit(event, {
            summary,
            id,
            ts: +new Date(event.start.dateTime),
          });
        }
      }
    } else {
      console.log("nothing to emit");
    }
  },
};

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
Google CalendargoogleCalendarappThis component uses the Google Calendar app.
Calendar IDcalendarIdstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
timer$.interface.timer

Trigger Authentication

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

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

emailprofilehttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/calendar.eventshttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/calendar.readonlyhttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/calendar.settings.readonly

About Google Calendar

Scheduling calendar service developed by Google

Action

Description:Send an HTTP GET request to any URL. Optionally configure query string parameters, headers and basic auth.
Version:1.0.1
Key:http-get-request

Action Code

import customRequest from "../custom-request/custom-request.mjs";

export default {
  ...customRequest,
  key: "http-get-request",
  name: "Send GET Request",
  description: "Send an HTTP GET request to any URL. Optionally configure query string parameters, headers and basic auth.",
  type: "action",
  version: "1.0.1",
  props: {
    ...customRequest.props,
    /* eslint-disable-next-line pipedream/props-label,pipedream/props-description */
    httpRequest: {
      ...customRequest.props.httpRequest,
      default: {
        method: "GET",
      },
    },
  },
};

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
HTTP / WebhookhttpappThis component uses the HTTP / Webhook app.
HTTP Request ConfigurationhttpRequesthttp_request

Action Authentication

The HTTP / Webhook API does not require authentication.

About HTTP / Webhook

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