Remove User

Deletes a user profile from your Dropbox for Business instance.


Field Definition Type Required
ID Unique identifier of the user profile to delete. String TRUE
Wipe Data? Option to permanently delete all information related to the user profile. Boolean FALSE
Transfer to User ID Unique identifier to which the user profile and related information can be transferred. String FALSE
Send Alerts to User ID Unique identifier of a team member to which an alert should be sent about the deleted user profile. String FALSE
Keep Account?

Option to preserve the account that is linked to the deleted user profile.

The Keep Account? option is applicable only to a user who accepted an invitation and activated their account manually via email link. If a user doesn't activate their account by accepting an email invitation, then the Keep Account? option has no effect.

Boolean FALSE
Retain Team Shares? Option to preserve all files that are shared between the deleted user profile and other team members. Boolean 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

Dropbox for Business connector

Workflow elements

Dropbox Developer Documentation