# Zendesk - Get organizations by external ID action
This action retrieves a list of organizations that matches a search by external ID. Only records in your Zendesk instance that matches the criteria will be returned.
Get organization by external ID action
# Input fields
|External ID||The external ID of the organization(s). You can query multiple external IDs with the |
# Output fields
The output of this action contains the full set of columns from the selected organization(s). Here are some of the commonly used outputs.
|ID||The unique Zendesk ID of the organization. This is automatically assigned when the organization is created.|
|Group ID||The unique Zendesk ID of the group of this organization.|
|Organization custom fields||Includes data of organization custom field(s).|
|List size||The size of the list, corresponding to the number of organizations retrieved.|
Click here for a full list of organization output.