Campfire Help & Support

What Campfire Triggers and Actions are Supported?

Supported Triggers#

  • New Message - Triggers when a new message occurs in Campfire.
  • New Room - Triggers when a new room is added to Campfire.

Supported Actions#

  • New Message - Send a message to a Campfire room.

How to Get Started with Campfire

To get started with Campfire, first click to add a Campfire account in your zap.

Connect Campfire to Zapier

Next you'll need to name your Campfire Account on Zapier, provide your Campfire account name and API Key.

The name field is only for identifying a specific Campfire Account in Zapier. This name can be anything you want and is helpful if you are connecting multiple Campfire accounts.

The account field is the name of the Campfire instance. This can be found in the subdomain of your Campfire instance. For example, ours is zapierinc which is extracted from

You can find your Campfire API key under "My Info" (top right) in your Campfire account.

Provide Account and API Key

Finding Campfire API Key

Finally, click continue and your Campfire account will be connected to Zapier.

Success Campfire

Common Problems with Campfire

No JSON Object Could Be Decoded#

This error happens when you've select an invalid room.

Click the Room dropdown and select an existing room. Advanced: custom values aren't supported for Campfire.

Campfire invalid room

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Campfire is 37Signals group chat application. It allows you to share files, images, code and more right within the chat window. Transcripts are saved automatically so you can always refer back to conversations at a later time.

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