Search Users

Search for users in GitHub.

Unless otherwise indicated, field type is text.

Required fields are indicated by a red asterisk.


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. You must also be the owner of the organization.


  • Organization (dropdown): organizations in GitHub

  • Result Set (dropdown):

    • First Matching Record: returns the first record that matches

    • All Matching Records: returns all matching records as a list


For more accurate results, avoid using partial strings in your input query.

Due to GitHub limitations, a maximum of 1000 records can be returned with this action card.


  • Username: username for the user; can be an login or username

  • Public Full Name: public full name of the user

  • Public Email: public email address of the user


  • Result

    • ID: user's unique identifier

    • Username: username for the user; can be an login or username

    • Public Name: publicly displayed name of the user

    • Global Node ID: : node_id value of the user in the GitHub API

    • Avatar URL: URL of the user's avatar

    • HTML URL: URL of the user; example,

    • SCIM ID: user's SCIM unique identifier

    • SCIM Username: SCIM username of the user

    • Given Name: firt name of the user

    • Family Name: last name of the user

    • Emails (list): email addresses associated with the user

    • Active: indicates whether the identity is active (true) or should be deprovisioned (false)