Airtable Update: Find Existing Records and Update Them

Carlin Sack
Carlin Sack / September 23, 2016

When data changes, make sure your spreadsheet tool is up-to-date, too. Now, you can use Zapier to automatically look up existing Airtable records and update them with the most current information. Plus, if the Airtable record doesn't yet exist, Zapier will create it for you.

What's New with Airtable

New Search Actions

  • Find Record: Automatically search for an existing Airtable record. Or, if the record you're looking for doesn't yet exist, create it.

New Actions

  • Update Record: Use Zaps to automatically update Airtable records.

How to Automate Airtable with Zapier

  1. Make sure you have a Zapier account and an Airtable account

  2. Try some pre-made Airtable integrations and learn more about how Airtable works with Zapier

  3. Check out our Airtable help documentation for details on connecting your account and setting up your first Zap

  4. Or login to build a custom workflow with Airtable and Zapier