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Automatically post to Instagram from Twitter / Facebook / Tumblr post?

Unfortunately, the Instagram API does not allow for posting to Instagram. It can only be used to get information from Instagram. That's why IFTTT and Zapier aren't going to be able to help you here. ...
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Using two arguments / triggers in an IFTTT recipe

I ran into the same limitation and started developing a cloud application which allows you to exactly that. It's basically an extension for IFTTT with the capabilities to store variables and execute ...
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IFTTT: Can you specify a delay for an action?

Yes there is an (unofficial) way. I developed a tool for this. You can consult this post: https://grapeot.me/adding-a-delay-to-ifttt-recipes.html Example usage: http://lab.grapeot.me/ifttt/delay?...
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IFTTT: Can you specify a delay for an action?

I came across this page from a web search and thought I might offer another Google Calendar solution. In contrast to Dan's solution, this method offers more granular control than his hour-by-hour ...
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How do I insert a line break in an IFTTT recipe?

I entered A human favorited a tweet<br> {{Text}} (@{{UserName}})<br> {{LinkToTweet}} and got the following on FB. Seems to work.
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IFTTT - Grocery List Automation

If the if trigger is Gmail being starred, then there is a {{bodyplain}} ingredient. You can add this to an Evernote note for your Do.
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Can I add the URL from a Facebook status update to a Google Spreadsheet with IFTTT

Unfortunately, no. The only ingredients for a normal Facebook status update are "UpdatedAt", "Message", and "From". A link status update does offer a "Link" ingredient, but that's the URL of the link ...
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If I need to pick up my kids, then add a reminder

I think IFTTT can do what you're looking for. You'll need 2 Applets and a Gmail account which will serve as your "filter" to only create the "pick up" event when it has a kid's ...
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Can IFTTT be used to refresh a webpage and report back if it's changed?

That's not something IFTTT can do. IFTTT acts as a "bridge" between two different APIs. It also needs to work from the IFTTT servers, and they don't have any access to your local...anything. You'll ...
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IFTTT Twitter to Twitter applet not posting "@" symbol

IFTTT indeed prevents recipes from posting the @ sign. I believe this is a condition set by twitter to prevent IFTTT from spamming users. The way around this is in fact using two separate IFTTT ...
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Highlight and comment in a web page and send them automatically to Evernote in a seamless way?

I was facing the same issue, but I have found a solution. I used IFTTT to create a recipe with Todoist and Evernote. Upon installing the Todoist Chrome Extension, I can highlight things, pull up a ...
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How can I auto save Instagram images to Google Drive?

Instagram changed their API and IFTTT can no longer support 'this' actions such as 'when I like a photo' or 'when I am tagged in a photo'. It sucks right? No one likes when features are taken away....
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Trying to send an mp3 file with IFTTT to Telegram - Invalid Bots API response

Ok, found it after digging in Telegram's bots api - File size limit. There's a limit of 20 MB for files sent with an HTTP URL, and 50 MB if sent with multipart/form-data when uploaded from the ...
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IFTTT: Can you specify a delay for an action?

For Wemo devices, you can set up a rule in the Wemo app to turn off after a certain length of time without the need to have a complex IFTTT recipe to turn it off for you.
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URL manipulation in IFTTT

You could try using a different url to pdf service. One that I just found that doesn't seem to require setting of cookies is PDFmyURL. http://pdfmyurl.com/?url={{EntryUrl}} They also have other url ...
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Run custom script as part of IFTTT recipe

You could use something like Dropbox Install it on the server and setup an ifttt to write a file. Then monitor the directory locally for changes and trigger events on detection of new file creations
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Work with two separate Facebook pages with IFTTT

You can only have one Facebook page connection on your IFTTT account. As you may have guessed -- and I have tried it myself -- you cannot associate your same Facebook account to another IFTTT account ...
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How to make custom auto-replies in Skype for specific group?

Since Skype does not have such functionality built-in IMO your Q may be too broad to be suitable for WA. From Carola Clavo Sep 27, 2016: Skype doesn't have an auto-reply feature via chat, but it ...
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Multiple IF functions on a single cell

Matter is with SEARCH() returning error when failing to find your criteria. To avoid that wrap your SEARCH() in IFERROR() like this: =IF(IFERROR(SEARCH("wheel", A41),),"car", IF(...
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If This Then That random timer delay before action

Not with IFTTT but it is possible with a competitor - Stringify. Stringify works in a similar manner to IFTTT, and will interact with it so that you can combine their abilities. Stringify includes a ...
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Pointing IFTTT Recipe to a different Instagram Account

I ran into a similar situation and this seems to have worked for me. Go into the Instagram account that you do not want used and click the Edit Profile button. Revoke Access for IFTTT on the ...
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Pointing IFTTT Recipe to a different Instagram Account

It will be a ten minute project but Flickr still supports what you want so if you register Flickr, or several other IFTTT file-hosting services, you can still post to your class instagram. I hope I ...
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IFTTT Instagram to Twitter applet not working

Do your IG posts have a lot of hashtags? I stumbled across this forum Q bc my latest IG post kept failing to fire IFTTT to Twitter, and I got the same error message as you when I tried to check the ...
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is there any way to limit IFTTT ingredient string?

I'm afraid, no, there's no way to change the output of an IFTTT ingredient. The only other option you can think of is to run through your RSS feed through another service that will do what you want, ...
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Is it possible to create a trigger on a delay using IFTTT?

No, not in the way you are looking to do it. While there's a Date & Time channel, with triggers of "every hour", "every day at", "every week on the day", "every month on", "every year on", you'd ...
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IFTTT is triggering my "Blogger to WordPress" recipe twice

It sounds like a feedback loop has started. My guess is that your Blogger is triggering your WordPress and your WordPress is triggering your Blogger. I would try looking into the settings of this ...
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How do I insert a line break in an IFTTT recipe?

For Facebook Applets In Facebook, it requires two whitespace "padding" for linebreaks to display properly. <br>&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;<br> Adding the the code above between two ...
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quickAdd events in X days from now

(not an actual solution, just evidence that it might not be possible) The Google Calendar channel on IFTTT uses Google's "Quick Add" feature, which you can also play with directly in the web app (top-...
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Can I set an IFTTT recipe to only run at a specific time?

Thanks for you code @Deanospomony. It didn't work for me as nothing happened, but I just replaced the debugging code at the end with: else { Kasa.turnOn.skip() } since my action is Kasa.TurnOn (...
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How to sync files from OneDrive to Dropbox?

I know you asked for IFTTT, but since it's not possible I'm suggesting other solutions: Microsoft Flow Zapier Click the images to open the relevant template, it's pretty straight forward. Flow ...
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