Read User

Retrieve the details of an existing Salesforce user.

Input

Field Definition Type Required
Read By
User ID unique identifier of the user String TRUE

Output

Field Definition Type
User
First Name first name of user String
Last Name last name of user String
Username user's unique login, in the form of an email address String
Email email address of user String
Is Active? indicator if the user is active Boolean
Is Frozen? indicator if the user is frozen Boolean
Profile Name user’s base-level permissions in Salesforce String
Role Name user's position in the organization String
Alias short name to identify the user on pages where the entire name does not fit (if no value is provided, alias is generated based on the Username, trimmed to eight characters) String
Nickname name used to identify user in a community String
Title user's job title String
Email Encoding character set and encoding for outbound email sent by user, defaulted to Unicode (UTF-8) Dropdown
Locale user's country or geographic region, defaulted to en_US (locales supported by Salesforce can be found here) String
Language user's primary language Dropdown
Mobile Phone user's cellular or mobile phone number String
Phone user's phone number String
Street user's street address String
City city portion of user’s address String
State/Province state or province portion of user’s address String
Country country portion of user's address String
Zip/Postal Code zip code or postal code portion of user’s address String
Employee Number unique identification number for the user String
Company Name name of the user's company String
Division division of the company (for example, PC Sales Group) String
Department department or group in the company (for example, Customer Support) String
Manager ID unique identifier of user's manager String
Permission Set Names array of permission set names you can grant to the user List of text
Permission Set Groups Names array of permission set groups names you can grant to the user List of text
Public Group Names array of public group names you can assign the user to List of text
Feature License Names array of feature licenses you can grant to the user (feature licenses provide access to features not included in the user license) List of text
Time Zone primary time zone in which the user works, defaulted to (GMT-07:00) Pacific Daylight Time (America/Los_Angeles) Dropdown
Federation ID user's unique identification for federation across multiple apps String

Dynamically generated custom fields

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