List methods

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Retrieve a list of authenticationMethod objects. This API returns only authentication methods supported on this API version. See Azure AD authentication methods API overview for a list of currently supported methods.

Permissions

One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

Permissions acting on self

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) UserAuthenticationMethod.Read, UserAuthenticationMethod.ReadWrite
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Not supported.

Permissions acting on other users

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) UserAuthenticationMethod.Read.All, UserAuthenticationMethod.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application UserAuthenticationMethod.Read.All, UserAuthenticationMethod.ReadWrite.All

For delegated scenarios where an admin is acting on another user, the admin needs one of the following Azure AD roles:

  • Global administrator
  • Global reader
  • Privileged authentication administrator
  • Authentication administrator (only sees masked phone numbers)

HTTP request

GET /me/authentication/methods
GET /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/authentication/methods

Optional query parameters

This method does not support optional query parameters to customize the response.

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.

Response

If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and a collection of authenticationMethod objects in the response body.

Examples

Request

The following is an example of the request.

GET https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/me/authentication/methods

Response

The following is an example of the response.

Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json

{
  "value": [
    {
      "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.fido2AuthenticationMethod",
      "id": "-2_GRUg2-HYz6_1YG4YRAQ2",
      "displayName": "Red key",
      "creationDateTime": "2020-08-10T06:44:09Z",
      "aaGuid": "2fc0579f-8113-47ea-b116-555a8db9202a",
      "model": "NFC key",
      "attestationCertificates": [
          "dbe793efdf1945e2df25d93653a1e8a3268a9075"
      ],
      "attestationLevel": "attested"
    },
    {
    "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.windowsHelloForBusinessAuthenticationMethod",
    "id": "b5e01f81-1f81-b5e0-811f-e0b5811fe0b5",
    "displayName": "Jordan's Surface Book",
    "createdDateTime": "2020-11-27T23:12:49Z",
    "keyStrength": "normal"
    }
  ]
}