List followed items

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. To determine whether an API is available in v1.0, use the Version selector.

List the items that have been followed by the signed in user. This collection includes items that are in the user's drive as well as items they have access to from other drives.


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.Read, Files.ReadWrite, Files.Read.All, Files.ReadWrite.All, Sites.Read.All, Sites.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Files.Read.All, Files.ReadWrite.All, Sites.Read.All, Sites.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

GET /me/drive/following


This method returns a collection of driveItem resources for items which the owner of the drive is following. If no items were found, an empty collection is returned.

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

  "value": [
      "id": "1312abc!1231",
      "name": "March Proposal.docx",
      "size": 19121,
      "lastModifiedDateTime": "2017-12-12T10:40:59Z"
      "id": "1312def!9943",
      "name": "Vacation.jpg",
      "size": 37810,
      "lastModifiedDateTime": "2016-10-18T10:40:59Z"