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Apps loading slowly or not at all

A lot of my custom apps have been hanging on their loading screens for several minutes. Am I simply loading too much data (about 55 fields) from too many records (about 11,500 in the table I’m selecting with getTableByName) ? Am I using the useRecord...

Adding Google Analytics to app

Hello, I am trying to integrate Google Analytics through a global tag through react-helmet but no page views show up on Analytics. The following code should trigger an automatic pageView on Google Analytics when the app initially loads, but it doesn’...

knjo by 4 - Data Explorer
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Twilio Sendgrid Integration and Airtable

I Need Help! I want to know if it’s possilbe to send mass emails through sendgrid and get all the performance or reactions to those emails in Airtable. That is i want to be able to track all performance on airtable Please is this possible? And if Yes...

How to Get the Selected Cell

What’s the recommended way to get the selected cell. I’m using cursor, loadable and can get the cell I want but it feels a little hacky and it seems that there should be a simple solution to it.

John_Higgins by 5 - Automation Enthusiast
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POST request to Discord API returned 403 error

Hello everyone, I want to send a post request (client side) to Discord to create a message. In the custom app (airtable block) I’m getting errors: Problem with cors (I resolved it with anywhere-cors service)After that I’m getting a 403 error. In Pos...

Blocks-cli 2.0.0 is here!

Hey Airtable Community, We’re excited to announce the newest version 2.0.0 of our command line tool for custom block development, @airtable/blocks-cli.Thank you to the developers and community forum members that provided feedback and beta tested this...

Submitted my app to marketplace 2 weeks ago

Have not received any communication from Airtable since submission 2 weeks ago. How long does this take? I can see that nobody from Airtable has even tried using the app in those last 2 weeks. I submitted the code and the information form at the same...

AdamSyd by 4 - Data Explorer
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Advice on creating a record search component

Hey there! I need to create a component for one of my apps that searches through my records by a couple of criteria corresponding to fields. Is there a better way to do it than just looping thru every record and checking? I have thousands of records....

Resolved! Should I pass the whole record object into components

Is it better practice to pass only the values you need from the base into child components or is it okay (performance-wise) to pass down the whole record object? For example: function ParentComponent({record}){ const status = record.getCellValue("St...

Sticker_ninja by 6 - Interface Innovator
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Resolved! App error screen + "Error: comment count out of sync"

Hello! One of my apps is crashing (showing the “Sorry, an error occurred”) screen intermittently and I don’t know why. What I know: It usually takes a minute or so of refreshing the app before it is able to load.The airtable record data the app refer...

Sticker_ninja by 6 - Interface Innovator
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Any highly experienced developers?

We currently use Airtable for many things, and we love how easy it is to use. We are in the midst of building a custom preschool application/registration system using Salesforce, and I’m wondering if it’s possible to build something like this in Airt...

Failing to load all records on slow WIFI

Long story short, I’m caching hundreds of images before showing users the home screen. This way I’m not calling the records with each click and there’s no delay… The app loads every record, every time on a highspeed connection but on slow WIFI, I’m g...

Custom Apps - download on different machine

Hi there, Can anyone help me? I have built a custom app for a customer (about 2 years ago) and I am now working on a different computer. I do not have a copy of the files. Is there a way I can download the code if I know the security details?

Bryony_Miles by 5 - Automation Enthusiast
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Filtering records with the Last Modified time in Laravel

Hello, Everyone! I have not a big issue on filtering the records by their Last Modified Time field. Here is the code: $airtable = new Airtable(array( ‘api_key’ => config(‘services.airtable.api_key’), ‘base’ => config(‘services.airtable.base_id’), ...