Get conversationMember in a chat

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Retrieve a conversationMember from a chat.


The membership IDs returned by the server must be treated as opaque strings. The client should not try to parse or make any assumptions about these resource IDs.

The membership results could map to users from different tenants, as indicated in the response, in the future. The client should not assume that all members are from the current tenant only.


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) ChatMember.Read, ChatMember.ReadWrite, Chat.ReadBasic, Chat.Read, Chat.ReadWrite
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application ChatMember.Read.Chat*, Chat.Manage.Chat*, ChatMember.Read.All, ChatMember.ReadWrite.All, Chat.ReadBasic.All, Chat.Read.All, Chat.ReadWrite.All

Note: Permissions marked with * use resource-specific consent.


Before calling this API with application permissions, you must request access. For details, see Protected APIs in Microsoft Teams.

HTTP request

GET /chats/{chat-id}/members/{membership-id}
GET /users/{user-id | user-principal-name}/chats/{chat-id}/members/{membership-id}

Optional query parameters

This operation does not support the OData query parameters to customize the response.

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 a conversationMember object in the response body.



Here is an example of the request.



Here is an example of the response.

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

    "@odata.context": "$metadata#chats('19%3Ab8577894a63548969c5c92bb9c80c5e1%40thread.v2')/members/$entity",
    "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.aadUserConversationMember",
    "roles": [
    "displayName": "John Doe",
    "visibleHistoryStartDateTime": "0001-01-01T00:00:00Z",
    "userId": "2c8d2b5c-1849-4066-b57d-e7a0e9e44ec8",
    "email": "",
    "tenantId": "b33cbe9f-8ebe-4f2a-912b-7e2a427f477f"