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Google Sheets Script to Export Data to MongoDB Stitch API Service
* Export the events from the sheet to a MongoDB Database via Stitch
function exportEventsToMongoDB() {
var spreadsheet = SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSpreadsheet();
var sheet = spreadsheet.getSheetByName("Events");
var headerRows = 1; // Number of rows of header info (to skip)
var range = sheet.getDataRange(); // determine the range of populated data
var numRows = range.getNumRows(); // get the number of rows in the range
var data = range.getValues(); // get the actual data in an array data[row][column]
for (var i=headerRows; i<numRows; i++) {
var eventIdCell = range.getCell(i+1, columns.event_id+1);
var desc = data[i][columns.desc];
var date_start = Utilities.formatDate(new Date(data[i][columns.date_start]), "GMT", "yyyy-MM-dd'T'HH:mm:ss'Z'");
var date_end = Utilities.formatDate(new Date(data[i][columns.date_end]), "GMT", "yyyy-MM-dd'T'HH:mm:ss'Z'");
// Make a POST request with form data.
var formData = {
'name': data[i][columns.desc],
'location': data[i][columns.loc],
'date_start': date_start,
'date_end': date_end,
'status': data[i][columns.status],
'owner': data[i][columns.owner],
'url': data[i][columns.url],
'type': data[i][columns.type],
'event_id': data[i][columns.event_id]
var options = {
'method' : 'post',
'payload' : formData
if (desc) {
var insertID = UrlFetchApp.fetch('', options);
eventIdCell.setValue(insertID); // Insert the new event ID

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piavgh commented Jul 17, 2019

Hi @mrlynn

var eventIdCell = range.getCell(i+1, columns.event_id+1);

Where is the variable columns here?

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