List settings

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Retrieve a list of tenant-level or group-specific group settings objects.

Permissions

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

List tenant-wide settings

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

List group-specific settings

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

HTTP request

List tenant-wide settings.

GET /groupSettings

List group-specific settings

GET /groups/{groupId}/settings

Optional query parameters

This method supports the $select OData query parameter to help 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 collection of groupSetting objects in the response body.

Examples

Example: Retrieve the tenant-level group settings

Request

GET https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/groupSettings

Response

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

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

{
  "@odata.context": "https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/$metadata#groupSettings",
  "value": [
    {
      "id": "f0b2d6f5-097d-4177-91af-a24e530b53cc",
      "displayName": "Group.Unified",
      "templateId": "62375ab9-6b52-47ed-826b-58e47e0e304b",
      "values": [
        {
          "name": "EnableMIPLabels",
          "value": "true"
        },
        {
          "name": "CustomBlockedWordsList",
          "value": ""
        },
        {
          "name": "EnableMSStandardBlockedWords",
          "value": "true"
        },
        {
          "name": "ClassificationDescriptions",
          "value": ""
        },
        {
          "name": "DefaultClassification",
          "value": ""
        },
        {
          "name": "PrefixSuffixNamingRequirement",
          "value": "[Contoso-][GroupName]"
        },
        {
          "name": "AllowGuestsToBeGroupOwner",
          "value": "false"
        },
        {
          "name": "AllowGuestsToAccessGroups",
          "value": "true"
        },
        {
          "name": "GuestUsageGuidelinesUrl",
          "value": "https://privacy.contoso.com/privacystatement"
        },
        {
          "name": "GroupCreationAllowedGroupId",
          "value": ""
        },
        {
          "name": "AllowToAddGuests",
          "value": "true"
        },
        {
          "name": "UsageGuidelinesUrl",
          "value": ""
        },
        {
          "name": "ClassificationList",
          "value": ""
        },
        {
          "name": "EnableGroupCreation",
          "value": "true"
        }
      ]
    }
  ]
}

Example 2: Retrieve the group settings for a specific group

Request

GET https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/groups/05aa6a98-956a-45c0-b13b-88076a23f2cd/settings

Response

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

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Content-type: application/json

{
    "@odata.context": "https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/$metadata#groupSettings",
    "value": [
        {
            "id": "a06fa228-3042-4662-bd09-33e298da1afe",
            "displayName": "Group.Unified.Guest",
            "templateId": "08d542b9-071f-4e16-94b0-74abb372e3d9",
            "values": [
                {
                    "name": "AllowToAddGuests",
                    "value": "false"
                }
            ]
        }
    ]
}