Get attachments

Retrieve the properties and relationships of an attachments object for Dynamics 365 Business Central.

HTTP request

Replace the URL prefix for Dynamics 365 Business Central depending on environment following the guideline.

GET businesscentralPrefix/companies({id})/attachments$filter=parentId eq {journalLineId}


Please note the $filter applied to attachment API. The filter is applied to get attachments for a specific entity.

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and an attachments object in the response body.



Here is an example of the request.

GET https://{businesscentralPrefix}/api/v1.0/companies({id})/attachments$filter=parentId eq {journalLineId}


Here is an example of the response.


The response object shown here may be truncated for brevity. All of the properties will be returned from an actual call.

    "parentId": "8bdf7f18-ac81-4cf6-a018-7dd2313d827f",
    "id": "7786c70a-31ee-43a3-9746-2d720496469e",
    "fileName": "someFileName.pdf",
    "byteSize": 597568,
    "content@odata.mediaEditLink": "https://{businesscentralPrefix}/bc66bcbc-5b7f-4043-b352-f4ab70c81d11/api/v1.0/companies(d888c94e-0bf9-42e5-96eb-060739125558)/attachments(parentId=8bdf7f18-ac81-4cf6-a018-7dd2313d827f,id=7786c70a-31ee-43a3-9746-2d720496469e)/content",
    "content@odata.mediaReadLink": "https://{businesscentralPrefix}/bc66bcbc-5b7f-4043-b352-f4ab70c81d11/api/v1.0/companies(d888c94e-0bf9-42e5-96eb-060739125558)/attachments(parentId=8bdf7f18-ac81-4cf6-a018-7dd2313d827f,id=7786c70a-31ee-43a3-9746-2d720496469e)/content",
    "lastModifiedDateTime": "2019-03-25T13:15:41Z"

See also

Tips for working with the APIs
Get Attachments
Create Attachment
Upload Attachment
Delete Attachment