Chart: setPosition

Namespace: microsoft.graph


APIs under the /beta version in Microsoft Graph are subject to change. Use of these APIs in production applications is not supported.

Positions the chart relative to cells on the worksheet.


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

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

HTTP request

POST /workbook/worksheets/{id|name}/charts/{name}/setPosition

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Workbook-Session-Id Workbook session Id that determines if changes are persisted or not. Optional.

Request body

In the request body, provide a JSON object with the following parameters.

Parameter Type Description
startCell string The start cell. This is where the chart will be moved to. The start cell is the top-left or top-right cell, depending on the user's right-to-left display settings.
endCell string Optional. The end cell. If specified, the chart's width and height will be set to fully cover up this cell/range.


If successful, this method returns 200 OK response code. It does not return anything in the response body.


Here is an example of how to call this API.


Here is an example of the request.

Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 66

  "startCell": "startCell-value",
  "endCell": "endCell-value"

Here is an example of the response.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK