Basecamp 3

Basecamp 3 Help & Support

What Basecamp 3 Triggers and Actions are Supported?

Supported Triggers#

  • New Comment - Triggers when a new comment is created in a basecamp.
  • New To-do List - Triggers when a new to-do list is created in a basecamp.
  • New To-do - Triggers when a new to-do is created in a basecamp.
  • New Message - Triggers when a new message is created in a basecamp.
  • New Document - Triggers when a new document is created in a folder.
  • New Activity - Triggers when any activity happens in a basecamp.
  • New Schedule Entry - Triggers when a new schedule entry is created in a basecamp.
  • New Account - Triggers when a new basecamp account is created.
  • New Upload - Triggered when a new upload is added.
  • New Project - Triggers when a new project is created.
  • New Person - Triggers when a new person is available in the account.

Supported Searches#

  • Find Project - Finds a project by name.
  • Find Person - Finds a person by name or email.
  • Find To-do List - Finds a to-do list by name.
  • Find Document - Finds a document by name.

Supported Actions#

  • Create Campfire Message - Creates a Campfire message.
  • Create Message - Creates a new message in a message board.
  • Create To-do - Creates a new to-do in a to-do list.
  • Create Comment on Message - Creates a new comment in a message.
  • Create Project from Template - Creates a new project using a template.
  • Upload File - Uploads a new file in a folder.
  • Create Project - Creates a new project.
  • Add Person to a Project - Adds or creates a new person to an existing project.
  • Create To-do List - Creates a new to-do list in a to-do set.
  • Create Schedule Entry - Creates a new schedule entry in a schedule.
  • Create Document - Creates a new document in a folder.
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How to Get Started with Basecamp 3 on Zapier

About Basecamp 3's Integration#

  • Admin/owner permissions: Requires allowing Zapier to access Basecamp
  • Paid/versioned account: Paid
  • Custom field support: No

Connecting with Basecamp 3#

To get started with Basecamp 3 on Zapier, first you will need to click to connect your Basecamp 3 account to use with your Zap.

Click to connect Basecamp 3

Next, you'll be asked to enter your Basecamp 3 username. Afterwards, you will be prompted for your password.

Basecamp 3 username and password

You will then be asked to allow Zapier to access your Basecamp 3 account.

Basecamp 3 username and password

Click “Yes, I'll allow access” and if your login details were correct your Basecamp 3 account will now be successfully connected.

Basecamp 3 connection successfull

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Common Problems with Basecamp 3 on Zapier

Project is not showing up on the dropdown options#

Make sure the account connected to the Zap has been formally added/invited to the project:

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