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Campfires / Get Last 3 Campfire Lines

Operation Information

Retrieve the last 3 lines from a Basecamp Campfire.

This is a Premium Integration.


This operation requires authentication, the details of which can be securely stored on your instance in a KeySafe Key of type Basecamp.

To create a key of this type:

  • In the Configuration area of your Hornbill instance, navigate to Platform Configuration > Security > KeySafe;
  • Click on the + Create New Key button;
  • On the resulting Create New Key form, choose Basecamp in the Type pick list;
  • Give the Basecamp KeySafe key a Title (this is the name / identifier for the Basecamp account as you will see it when using the cloud automation node in your workflows);
  • Optionally populate the Description field;
  • Click the Create Key button to create your new key;
  • Once the Key is created, you will need to connect to the target service, and your account, in order to authorize the connector app access to the listed operations. Click the Connect button and you will be redirected to the service provider in a popup window;
  • Log in to your account, and then you will be prompted to review the options you are authorizing the Hornbill connector to be allowed to perform using the chosen account;
  • Accept the review and you will be returned to your KeySafe key.

Revoking Access

If at any point you wish to revoke access to any of the above accounts from your Hornbill instance, just hit the Revoke button in the relevant KeySafe key(s).


This will revoke the rights of any existing Cloud Automation Node in your Hornbill Workflows that are using the revoked Basecamp account, so you will need to manage these workflows accordingly.

Input Parameters

Display Name ID Type Description Required Supported Values
Basecamp Account Id account_id integer ID for the Basecamp Account Yes None provided
Basecamp ID basecamp_id integer ID for the Basecamp Yes None provided
Campfire ID campfire_id integer ID for the Campfire Yes None provided

Output Parameters

Display Name ID Type Description
Content One chatline_content_1 string Content the latest Campfire line
Content Two chatline_content_2 string Content the latest Campfire line
Content Three chatline_content_3 string Content the latest Campfire line
Date & Time One chatline_datetime_1 string Date and Time that the latest Campfire line was added
Date & Time Two chatline_datetime_2 string Date and Time that the latest Campfire line was added
Date & Time Three chatline_datetime_3 string Date and Time that the latest Campfire line was added
Number of Chatlines chatline_returned integer The number of chatlines returned
User One chatline_user_1 string User who added the latest Campfire line
User Two chatline_user_2 string User who added the latest Campfire line
User Three chatline_user_3 string User who added the latest Campfire line
Status status string Status of the request
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