Delete group

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

Deletes a group.

When a group is deleted, the item is added to deleted items. The group will remain in deleted items for up to 30 days. A group can be fully restored from deleted items during the 30 days. After 30 days, deleted items are permanently deleted.

Permissions

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) Group.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Group.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

DELETE /groups/{id}

Request headers

Name Type Description
Authorization string Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.

Response

If successful, this method returns 204 No Content response code. It does not return anything in the response body.

Example

Request

The following is an example of the request.

DELETE https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/groups/{id}

Response

The following is an example of the response.

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content