Post Google Forms Submissions to Slack with Google Scripts

Andy Chase has published a Google Script that will let you automatically post Google Form submissions to a Slack channel. You need to place the script inside the script editor of your Google Forms editor and associate the onSubmit() method with the Form Submit trigger.

// replace this with your own Slack webhook URL
var webhookUrl = '****/****/****';

function onSubmit(e) {
  var response = e.response.getItemResponses();

  // Setup 2:
  // Modify the below to make the message you want.
  // See:
  var d = e.response.getRespondentEmail() + ' | ' + response[0].getResponse();

  var payload = {
    payload: '{"text": "' + d + '"}',

  var options = {
    method: 'post',
    payload: payload,

  UrlFetchApp.fetch(webhookUrl, options);
Amit Agarwal

Amit Agarwal

Google Developer Expert, Google Cloud Champion

Amit Agarwal is a Google Developer Expert in Google Workspace and Google Apps Script. He holds an engineering degree in Computer Science (I.I.T.) and is the first professional blogger in India.

Amit has developed several popular Google add-ons including Mail Merge for Gmail and Document Studio. Read more on Lifehacker and YourStory


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