Update company metafield

The Update company metafield action adds a metafield to the company that triggers the workflow, or updates an existing metafield on that company.

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The Update company metafield action contains the following fields.

Fields used in the Update company metafield action.
Metafield namespaceRequired. A metafield namespace is a container for a group of metafields. Grouping metafields within a namespace prevents your metafields from conflicting with other metafields.
KeyRequired. A key is an identifier for the metafield value.
ValueRequired. The value is the information to be stored in the metafield. The value is always stored as a string, regardless of the metafield's type.
TypeThe data type of the metafield's value.


The Update company metafield action has a hidden field added to it by the trigger. This field, Company ID, identifies the company to add a metafield to. The company ID is set by default and can't be changed.

The Update company metafield action can be used in workflows that start with the following triggers:


Example of a workflow that adds a company metafield when a company is created

In this example workflow, a metafield custom.source is added with the value of tradeshow to all companies that are created with the note NY Tradeshow 2022.

API details

To learn more, review the MetafieldInput input object.

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