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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Twitch trigger and Discord 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 Videos trigger
    1. Connect your Twitch account
    2. Configure timer
    3. Configure Max Items
  3. Configure the Send Message action
    1. Connect your Discord Webhook account
    2. Configure Message
    3. Optional- Configure Thread ID
    4. Optional- Configure Username
    5. Optional- Configure Avatar URL
    6. Optional- Configure Include link to workflow
  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 an event when there is a new video from channels you follow.
Version:0.0.1
Key:twitch-new-videos

Trigger Code

const common = require("../common-polling.js");
const twitch = require("../../twitch.app.js");

module.exports = {
  ...common,
  name: "New Videos",
  key: "twitch-new-videos",
  description:
    "Emits an event when there is a new video from channels you follow.",
  version: "0.0.1",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    max: { propDefinition: [twitch, "max"] },
  },
  methods: {
    ...common.methods,
    getMeta({ id, title: summary, created_at: createdAt }) {
      const ts = new Date(createdAt).getTime();
      return {
        id,
        summary,
        ts,
      };
    },
  },
  async run() {
    // get the authenticated user
    const { data: authenticatedUserData } = await this.twitch.getUsers();
    const params = {
      from_id: authenticatedUserData[0].id,
    };
    // get the channels followed by the authenticated user
    const followedUsers = await this.paginate(
      this.twitch.getUserFollows.bind(this),
      params
    );

    // get and emit new videos from each followed user
    let count = 0;
    for await (const followed of followedUsers) {
      const videos = await this.paginate(
        this.twitch.getVideos.bind(this),
        {
          user_id: followed.to_id,
          period: "day", // Period during which the video was created. Valid values: "all", "day", "week", "month".
        },
        this.max
      );
      for await (const video of videos) {
        this.$emit(video, this.getMeta(video));
        count++;
        if (count >= this.max) return;
      }
    }
  },
};

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
TwitchtwitchappThis component uses the Twitch app.
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
timer$.interface.timer
Max Itemsmaxinteger

The maximum number of items to return at one time. Streams are returned sorted by number of viewers, in descending order. Videos and Clips are returned sorted by publish date.

Trigger Authentication

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

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

analytics:read:extensionsanalytics:read:gamesbits:readchannel:read:subscriptionsclips:edituser:edituser:edit:broadcastuser:read:broadcastuser:read:emailuser:read:blocked_usersuser:manage:blocked_userschannel:read:editorschannel:manage:videosuser:read:subscriptions

About Twitch

Live streaming platform for gamers

Action

Description:Send a simple message to a Discord channel
Version:0.3.0
Key:discord_webhook-send-message

Action Code

import common from "../send-message-common.mjs";

export default {
  ...common,
  key: "discord_webhook-send-message",
  name: "Send Message",
  description: "Send a simple message to a Discord channel",
  version: "0.3.0",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    const {
      message,
      avatarURL,
      threadID,
      username,
      includeSentViaPipedream,
    } = this;

    try {
      // No interesting data is returned from Discord
      await this.discordWebhook.sendMessage({
        avatarURL,
        threadID,
        username,
        content: includeSentViaPipedream
          ? this.appendPipedreamText(message)
          : message,
      });
      $.export("$summary", "Message sent successfully");
    } catch (err) {
      const unsentMessage = this.getUserInputProps();
      $.export("unsent", unsentMessage);
      throw err;
    }
  },
};

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
Discord WebhookdiscordWebhookappThis component uses the Discord Webhook app.
Messagemessagestring

Enter a simple message up to 2000 characters. This is the most commonly used field. However, it's optional if you pass embed content.

Thread IDthreadIDstring

If provided, the message will be posted to this thread

Usernameusernamestring

Overrides the current username of the webhook

Avatar URLavatarURLstring

If used, it overrides the default avatar of the webhook

Include link to workflowincludeSentViaPipedreamboolean

Defaults to true, includes a link to this workflow at the end of your Discord message.

Action Authentication

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

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

webhook.incomingemailidentify

About Discord Webhook

Use this app to send messages to a channel using Discord's incoming webhooks

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