Update User

Update information for an Atlassian user.


You can update an Atlassian user account with any data in the Primary Email field.


Field Definition Type Required
User ID

Unique identifier of the user.

String TRUE
Username Login username of the user. String FALSE
Primary Email User's primary email address. String FALSE
External ID

Unique external ID of the user.

String FALSE
First Name User's first name. String FALSE
Last Name User's last name. String FALSE
Middle Name User's middle name. String FALSE
Prefix User's prefix. String FALSE
Suffix User's suffix. String FALSE
Formatted Name Concatenation of the First Name, Middle Name, and Last Name values of the user. String FALSE
Display Name Name of the user that is visible to other team members. The display name may be different than the user's full name. String FALSE
Nickname Nickname assigned to the user. String FALSE

Job title of the user.

String FALSE
Preferred Language Preferred display language for the user. String FALSE
Department Name of user's department. String FALSE
Organization Name of user's organization. String FALSE
Timezone User's time zone. String FALSE
Phone Number User's primary phone number. String FALSE


Field Definition Type
Status Code

Result of the operation. The connector returns an HTTP status code that indicates whether the action taken by the card succeeded or failed. For example:

  • A 201 Created status code indicates success where a new resource was created.
  • A 403 Forbidden error indicates that the HTTP request wasn't processed because the necessary permissions were missing.

For a full list of possible status codes, see HTTP status codes.


Related topics

Atlassian Admin connector

Workflow elements

Atlassian Admin API