Update User

Update a user profile within your Dropbox instance.


Field Definition Type Required
User ID Unique identifier of the user. String TRUE
Email Email address of the updated user. String FALSE
External ID

Unique external ID of the user.

String FALSE
First Name First name of the user. String FALSE
Last Name Last name of the user. String FALSE
Persistent ID Persistent identifier for the user. Persistent ID is only available to teams with persistent ID SAML configuration. String FALSE
Is Directory Restricted? Indicates whether a team directory is hidden from the updated user. Boolean FALSE


Field Definition Type
Status Code Result of the operation. The HTTP status code is returned by the connector and 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 was not processed because the necessary permissions were missing.

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


Related topics

Dropbox for Business connector

Elements of Workflows

Dropbox Developer Documentation