Read User

Read a user's GitHub profile.

Note

To use this action card in a Flow, you must set up SAML support for your app in your GitHub instance. If SAML support isn't set up properly, search results will only product public information for a user.

Input

Field Definition Type Required
Username username for the user; can be an login or username String TRUE

Output

Field Definition Type
Username username for the user; can be an login or username String
User ID user's unique identifier String
Global Node ID node_id value of the user in the GitHub API String
Avatar URL URL of the user's avatar String
HTML URL URL of the user page; example, https://github.com/octocat String
Type type of user; example, User String
Is Site Admin? indicates whether the user is a site admin; if yes, True, otherwise False String
Public Name publicly displayed name of the user String
Blog URL URL of the user's blog String
Company company where the user is employed String
Location city of residence of the user String
Email email address of the user String
Is Hireable? indicates whether the user is hireable; if yes, True, otherwise False String
Biograpy brief description of the user String
Twitter Username the Twitter handle of the user String
Public Repositories number of public repositories to which the user has access String
Public Gists number of public gists to which the user has access String
Followers number of followers of the user String
Following number of people whom the user follows String
Created At date and time when the user profile created String
Updated At date and time when the user profile was last updated String
SCIM User ID unique identifier generated by the GitHub SCIM endpoint String
SCIM Username username for the user generated by the GitHub SCIM endpoint String
External ID unique identifier that's generated by the SAML provider and matched against a GitHub user String
Given Name firt name of the user String
Family Name last name of the user String
Emails emails associated with the user List
Is Active? indicates whether the identity is active (true) or should be deprovisioned (false) String
Resource Type resource type for the user String

Related topics

GitHub connector

About the elements of Okta Workflows

GitHub API documentation