Remove order metafield

The Remove order metafield action removes metafields from the order that triggers the workflow.


The Remove order metafield action contains the following fields.

Fields used in the Remove order metafield action.
Field Description
Metafield namespace Required. A metafield namespace is a container for a group of metafields. Grouping metafields within a namespace prevents your metafields from conflicting with others.
Key Required. A key is an identifier for the metafield value.


The Remove order metafeild action has a hidden field added to it by the trigger. This field, Order ID, identifies the order to have metafields removed. The order ID is set by default and can't be changed.

The Remove order metafield action can be used in workflows that start with the following triggers:

  • Fulfillment created
  • Fulfillment event created
  • Order cancelled
  • Order created
  • Order fulfilled
  • Order paid
  • Order risk analyzed
  • Order transaction created
  • Refund created
  • Subscription contract created
  • Tender transaction created


Example of a workflow that removes an order metafield when an order is cancelled

In this example workflow, an order metafield is removed from all cancelled orders.

API details

To learn more, review the MetafieldInput input object.

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