google-spreadsheet-append-es5

Append rows to a Google Spreadsheet. Fork of the google-spreadsheet-append module by anrim.

Append row to Google Spreadsheet

Node.js module that makes it simple to append new rows to a spreadsheet.

  • Integrates with Google Spreadsheet API v3
  • Authorization is done by OAuth 2.0 and JSON Web Token (JWT).
  • Uses ES6 generator functions for simple flow control. (translated to ES5)

See more instruction here in this great blog post: Accessing Google Spreadsheets from Node.js.

npm install google-spreadsheet-append-es5
  1. Create a new project in Google Developers Console
  2. APIs > Enable Drive API & SDK
  3. Credentials > "Create new Client ID"
  4. Download private key and convet to PEM format: openssl pkcs12 -in downloaded-key-file.p12 -out your-key-file.pem -nodes
  5. Copy the email address in Credentials > "Service Account"
  6. Share a spreadsheet with service account email address
  7. Copy the file ID from the spreadsheet URL: "https://docs.google.com/a/gmail.com/spreadsheets/d/{fileId}/edit"
  8. The first row of your spreadsheet must contain the names of the fields (one per column) you're going to submit for each record
  9. Note that the fields should be provided to the add() method in lowercase form.
var Spreadsheet = require('google-spreadsheets-append');
var spreadsheet = Spreadsheet({
    auth: {
        email: "abc@developer.gserviceaccount.com",
        keyFile: "privatekey.pem"
    },
    fileId: {fileId}
});

// append new row
spreadsheet.add({timestamp: new Date(), email: "a@a.com"}, function(err, res){});

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