If This Then That (Ifttt) is a web application that connects the APIs of multiple popular web applications to allow actions to be taken on a destination site when an event occurs on a source site.

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Using two arguments / triggers in an IFTTT recipe

I'd like to use two arguments / triggers in an IFTTT recipe. What I want to do is : IF time is 08:00 AND weather is <15° THEN Turn on WeMo switch (which I have connected to the heater in my ...
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IFTTT - Grocery List Automation

Basically I'm trying to create a grocery list by sending a list of items to my Gmail. I'll create a rule that "stars" the Gmail based on the Subject Line "Groceries" then I want to take the body of ...
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Quick add events in X days from now

IFTTT recipe: if I send an email to the IFTTT trigger address tagged #m, quick add event to Google Calendar. Since it would be a cycle reminder, I want to add an event in 28 days. Quick add does not ...
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URL manipulation in IFTTT

I have an IFTTT recipe that picks up {{EntryUrl}} from a trigger Feed | New feed item1 and then prints it to PDF through the action Dropbox | Add file from URL: ...
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Creating an RSS feed from multiple RSS feeds

I use Blogtrottr to receive RSS feed updates to my email inbox. However, it only allows me to create one email digest for one RSS feed. What I am thus looking for is a way to create an RSS feed from ...
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processing pre-existing data with IFTTT

How can I get IFTTT to process data that was created in the past? If I create a recipe to save liked YouTube videos to Evernote, how can I use it to save all the videos I liked before creating the ...
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Run custom script as part of IFTTT recipe

I've just stared using IFTTT and one of the things I want to do is if A NEW TUMBLR POST IS PUBLISHED run my-site.com/my-script.php To do this it really needs to be able to ping the URL ...
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IFTTT to Google Drive (Sheets) - How to write on the same row?

I'm looking for a way to get a recipe from IFTTT to Google drive (sheets) in the same row. The recipe writes in the first 3 columns, but if there is anything already in the same row it skips that row ...
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Save new emails/feed items to Pocket automatically

The Situation I've subscribed to some newsletters. These newsletters/issues come out on a weekly or daily basis. I'm able to receive most of these newsletters via Email and all via RSS. I want to ...
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Post to Facebook page with IFTTT as post not as album

I want to post an image with text as a Facebook page post. There are three options on IFTTT: Text post (where it doesn't let me post images) Website (not what I'm looking for) Album post (posts as ...
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Google Spreadsheets date and time format

I have lots of dates in the first column in the format August 23, 2010 at 11:01PM I was wondering if anyone knows a way to get them formatted in a way that I can then use for date and time ...
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Get source of a shared Facebook post into IFTTT?

I am trying to figure out a way of getting the source that shared something to Facebook along with content of the post. Ideally I want to export it via RSS, JSON or some other way that will allow me ...
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Is there a way to post to blog using IFTTT?

I know you can post to a WordPress blog. The problem I'm having is that I have a few email recipes, so I need to differentiate them using the #hashtag in the subject. What I was thinking of doing is ...
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Select a Facebook Page for each Recipe in IFTTT?

I would like to select different Facebook pages for different recipes in my IFTTT. I don't see any option to select it once the channel is created. Is there anyway I can do this or I have to create a ...
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Can I set an IFTTT recipe to only run at a specific time?

I'm using a neat little IFTTT recipe that automatically responds to text messages I receive through Google Voice. This one, to be precise. I only need it to run when I'm at work, so I've been turning ...
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Microsoft Lync Integration w/ IFTTT or Zapier?

I'm running Microsoft Lync for Mac (v14.2.1) on my work computer, where I do not have admin privileges. [NB: I think Lync is being renamed Skype for Business.] Lync should save conversation history, ...
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IFTTT: How to email me my Feedly feeds once a day?

Is there a way for IFTTT to send me an email that contains all my Feedly feeds (or a specific source) within a 24 hour period, instead of sending me an email on every article?
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IFTTT: Can you specify a delay for an action?

I've a specific use case, where once an If-this-then-that trigger happens, I want an action to occur, but I do not want that action to happen for at least 30 minutes. When a WeMo switch is switched ...
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Using IFTTT to scrape a site - Court Forms

I'm wondering if there's a way to watch a website for changes, even if the site doesn't have a web feed. Specifically, I'd like to watch various state's court form websites for updated forms. ...
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What is a straightforward way to send a signal to another app via IFTTT?

I've been doing some experimentation with If This Then That service. This service is a web application that allows you to concoct "recipes" between different "channels," e.g., send all my Tweets from ...
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How can I get ifttt to do automatic retweets that are formatted correctly?

I am trying to set up a recipe in ifttt.com to retweet everything from account samplesourceuser to account sampletargetuser (I have control over both accounts, names have been redacted of course). The ...
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IFTTT recipes with “new screenshots” condition are not triggered on OnePlus One

I made a simple IFTTT recipe, where I want each new screenshot taken to be sent to my trello board. I worked out different trello recipes well, which worked. I tried several new screenshot conditioned ...
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IFTTT - How to set up email triggers

I have followed the instructions carefully and validated my email address via a pin. Yet whenever I send an email, it always says "never run". Is there a trick to getting work? I have tried ...
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Parsing JSON with IFTTT?

I'd like to create an IFTTT action that allows triggers based upon a certain electricity price threshold. This Xively feed can return the current price in either JSON, XML, or CSV formats. Xively's ...
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IFTTT if Feed item then Facebook Photo never run

I want to forward the RSS feed of a vBulletin Forum to Facebook. If the posting contains an image, it should be displayed within the facebook post. So I used the Recipe: if [New feed item from ...
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Forwarding Gmails to Slack using IFTTT

I'm trying to get Gmails labeled #test to be fed into a Slack channel named #test using this IFTTT-recipe. It works, but only the plain text body from the emails is posted in Slack. All text below ...
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Is there a way to automatically extract (e.g. regex) information (e.g. prices) from emails (e.g. on Gmail)?

Every month I get an email from my mobile carrier which tells me how much money my contract has cost me the last month, and I'd like to be able to form that into an iOS notification with IFTTT. The ...
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With IFTTT every 'N'th post on Tumblr, Post on Facebook including top 5 tags used

Currently I have my archive from Pocket being sent to a Tumblr blog via IFTTT. When I review the posts on the blog I reblog them to another Tumblr blog if I like them, with tags. I'd like to post on ...
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How can I get a report of all Trello cards from certain list from several boards

I need to generate a daily report of all cards assigned to me that exist on a specific list in several boards. All my boards have the same structure so the naming of the lists is always the same. The ...
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Posting more than 2000 lines from IFTTT to a Google Spreadsheet

I have an IFTTT trigger set up whose action is to add a row to a Google Drive spreadsheet. Once the spreadsheet reaches 2000 rows, IFTTT creates a new document with the title: Document Title (1) ...
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A daily “morning read” e-mail from Pocket

I use Pocket to save a list of articles I want to read, and my list has grown entirely too long. I'm trying to force myself to read an article a day to help clear out some of those articles; a great ...
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how to automatically generate a Readability PDF from favorite in Pocket?

I use Pocket to read articles I've saved from my browser or smartphone. I'd like to be able to star ("favorite") articles in Pocket and automatically generate a PDF of that article and save it to my ...
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IFTTT… sometimes forgets to Trigger

I'm testing RSS to Facebook. I made 3 different recipe, to see how they appear on a Facebook page. During one day, I saw that when I upgraded my RSS (sometimes), one or more of the 3 recipes didn't ...
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Could not activate LinkedIn channel in IFTTT [closed]

I am trying to activate a LinkedIn channel, but every time I get this message: Could not activate channel. But, I see IFTTT authorized in LinkedIn for the same. I am trying to create a recipe ...
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Format date ingredient in IFTTT channel

I'm trying to create a recipe similar to this one where I record all of my Foursquare check-ins on a particular day to a single note for that day in Evernote. Unfortunately, the {{CheckinDate}} ...
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Open Link in Email with IFTTT

Using IFTTT, I saw many recipes for getting an alert if a keyword or sender sends an email to your inbox, but I was hoping there would be a way to open any link found in the target email in my browser ...
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How to post from blogger to Twitter and FB with blog label as # tag in post content?

Currently I'm using IFTTT to perform the following: If: Any new post on blog Then: Create a link post on my Facebook fan page Is it possible to include labels used in blogger with hash tag in my ...
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When sharing photos on Facebook, how does Facebook prioritize sharing methods? Certain methods don't show up in friends' feeds as often

What I mean is, if I add photos to an album via an external source such as iPhoto, Flickr, or IFTTT, it is rare that I'll receive any likes or comments. When I share a photo directly to Facebook from ...
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IFTTT Using non-default RSS ingredients

We have a team development .atom feed with a <summary> tag that we'd like to be included in a Slack message post, but this doesn't appear to be an option after loading the .atom url in IFTTT. ...
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How to save Facebook likes to Pocket?

For Twitter favorites, I am using IFTTT so that every time I favorite something on Twitter, a new entry is added to my Pocket queue. Could the same be achieved for Facebook likes somehow?
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Can I use the <video> tag in an IFTTT recipe

I have a simple Instagram to WordPress IFTTT recipe. In the body of the WordPress post, I want to use the <video> tag. Every time I save the page, IFTTT reloads the page with an error, deletes ...
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IFTTT to send me a message using mobile messaging

Using IFTTT, I want to do something like If it becomes 4:38 then send me "hello" to my phone using some mobile messaging service The messaging app can be just anything, anything, unless it takes ...
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Instant notification on Facebook message

I want to receive a mail whenever a new message on Facebook is received. Well, that works, but it delivers only after 30 minutes. So, is there a Facebook setting that would let me get the message ...
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How to retrieve tags from an Instagram photo?

I use IFTTT to put my liked Instagram photos into my Tumblr feed using this recipe. I would like to use the tags from the Instagram photo as tags for the Tumblr post, but the hashtags from the photo ...
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Linking IFTTT to my Facebook business page, rather than my personal page

I want to get IFTTT to automatically put whatever I post on my Facebook business page into my Google+ Business page, Twitter, Panoramio, Flicker etc. However, when I try to link IFTTT to my Facebook ...
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If This Then That (ifttt) Preserve Whitespace RSS Feed

Can anyone help me out with a method to preserve white space/line breaks in an RSS-feed-to-email ifttt task? I have tried using xml:space="preserve", <![CDATA[ <br> ]]> and just plain ...
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Why does IFTTT dislike this RSS feed?

I'm trying to get IFTTT to send me an email from this minimal test feed I created: http://iftttrss.99b273199898d3dbd62e8db4ad65cf7f.madis.db.bcinfo3.barrycarter.info/ IFTTT accepts the feed when I ...
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How to delete IFTTT account?

How can I permanently delete my account at IFTTT ? I could not find any help on the site, nor any information on the internet.
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If I post a question on Stack Overflow, then save it to Dropbox

I want to create a new recipe on IFTTT: if I post a question on Stack Overflow, then save it to Dropbox. How can I do this?
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How to automatically reblog your Tumblr liked posts

Is there a way to automatically reblog1 the posts you like on Tumblr? I looked into IFTTT but couldn't find the right hooks. 1. On a different Tumblr, not the default one.