Create windowsUpdateForBusinessConfiguration

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Create a new windowsUpdateForBusinessConfiguration object.

Prerequisites

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 most to least privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) DeviceManagementConfiguration.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Not supported.

HTTP Request

POST /deviceManagement/deviceConfigurations
POST /deviceManagement/deviceConfigurations/{deviceConfigurationId}/microsoft.graph.windowsDomainJoinConfiguration/networkAccessConfigurations

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer <token> Required.
Accept application/json

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation for the windowsUpdateForBusinessConfiguration object.

The following table shows the properties that are required when you create the windowsUpdateForBusinessConfiguration.

Property Type Description
id String Key of the entity. Inherited from deviceConfiguration
lastModifiedDateTime DateTimeOffset DateTime the object was last modified. Inherited from deviceConfiguration
roleScopeTagIds String collection List of Scope Tags for this Entity instance. Inherited from deviceConfiguration
supportsScopeTags Boolean Indicates whether or not the underlying Device Configuration supports the assignment of scope tags. Assigning to the ScopeTags property is not allowed when this value is false and entities will not be visible to scoped users. This occurs for Legacy policies created in Silverlight and can be resolved by deleting and recreating the policy in the Azure Portal. This property is read-only. Inherited from deviceConfiguration
createdDateTime DateTimeOffset DateTime the object was created. Inherited from deviceConfiguration
description String Admin provided description of the Device Configuration. Inherited from deviceConfiguration
displayName String Admin provided name of the device configuration. Inherited from deviceConfiguration
version Int32 Version of the device configuration. Inherited from deviceConfiguration
deliveryOptimizationMode windowsDeliveryOptimizationMode Delivery Optimization Mode. Possible values are: userDefined, httpOnly, httpWithPeeringNat, httpWithPeeringPrivateGroup, httpWithInternetPeering, simpleDownload, bypassMode.
prereleaseFeatures prereleaseFeatures The pre-release features. Possible values are: userDefined, settingsOnly, settingsAndExperimentations, notAllowed.
automaticUpdateMode automaticUpdateMode Automatic update mode. Possible values are: userDefined, notifyDownload, autoInstallAtMaintenanceTime, autoInstallAndRebootAtMaintenanceTime, autoInstallAndRebootAtScheduledTime, autoInstallAndRebootWithoutEndUserControl, windowsDefault.
microsoftUpdateServiceAllowed Boolean Allow Microsoft Update Service
driversExcluded Boolean Exclude Windows update Drivers
installationSchedule windowsUpdateInstallScheduleType Installation schedule
qualityUpdatesDeferralPeriodInDays Int32 Defer Quality Updates by these many days
featureUpdatesDeferralPeriodInDays Int32 Defer Feature Updates by these many days
qualityUpdatesPaused Boolean Pause Quality Updates
featureUpdatesPaused Boolean Pause Feature Updates
qualityUpdatesPauseExpiryDateTime DateTimeOffset Quality Updates Pause Expiry datetime
featureUpdatesPauseExpiryDateTime DateTimeOffset Feature Updates Pause Expiry datetime
businessReadyUpdatesOnly windowsUpdateType Determines which branch devices will receive their updates from. Possible values are: userDefined, all, businessReadyOnly, windowsInsiderBuildFast, windowsInsiderBuildSlow, windowsInsiderBuildRelease.
skipChecksBeforeRestart Boolean Set to skip all check before restart: Battery level = 40%, User presence, Display Needed, Presentation mode, Full screen mode, phone call state, game mode etc.
updateWeeks windowsUpdateForBusinessUpdateWeeks Scheduled the update installation on the weeks of the month. Possible values are: userDefined, firstWeek, secondWeek, thirdWeek, fourthWeek, everyWeek.
qualityUpdatesPauseStartDate Date Quality Updates Pause start date. This property is read-only.
featureUpdatesPauseStartDate Date Feature Updates Pause start date. This property is read-only.
featureUpdatesRollbackWindowInDays Int32 The number of days after a Feature Update for which a rollback is valid
qualityUpdatesWillBeRolledBack Boolean Specifies whether to rollback Quality Updates on the next device check in
featureUpdatesWillBeRolledBack Boolean Specifies whether to rollback Feature Updates on the next device check in
qualityUpdatesRollbackStartDateTime DateTimeOffset Quality Updates Rollback Start datetime
featureUpdatesRollbackStartDateTime DateTimeOffset Feature Updates Rollback Start datetime
engagedRestartDeadlineInDays Int32 Deadline in days before automatically scheduling and executing a pending restart outside of active hours, with valid range from 2 to 30 days
engagedRestartSnoozeScheduleInDays Int32 Number of days a user can snooze Engaged Restart reminder notifications with valid range from 1 to 3 days
engagedRestartTransitionScheduleInDays Int32 Number of days before transitioning from Auto Restarts scheduled outside of active hours to Engaged Restart, which requires the user to schedule, with valid range from 0 to 30 days
autoRestartNotificationDismissal autoRestartNotificationDismissalMethod Specify the method by which the auto-restart required notification is dismissed. Possible values are: notConfigured, automatic, user.
scheduleRestartWarningInHours Int32 Specify the period for auto-restart warning reminder notifications. Supported values: 2, 4, 8, 12 or 24 (hours).
scheduleImminentRestartWarningInMinutes Int32 Specify the period for auto-restart imminent warning notifications. Supported values: 15, 30 or 60 (minutes).
userPauseAccess enablement Specifies whether to enable end user’s access to pause software updates. Possible values are: notConfigured, enabled, disabled.
userWindowsUpdateScanAccess enablement Specifies whether to disable user’s access to scan Windows Update. Possible values are: notConfigured, enabled, disabled.
updateNotificationLevel windowsUpdateNotificationDisplayOption Specifies what Windows Update notifications users see. Possible values are: notConfigured, defaultNotifications, restartWarningsOnly, disableAllNotifications.

Response

If successful, this method returns a 201 Created response code and a windowsUpdateForBusinessConfiguration object in the response body.

Example

Request

Here is an example of the request.

POST https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/deviceManagement/deviceConfigurations
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 1903

{
  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.windowsUpdateForBusinessConfiguration",
  "roleScopeTagIds": [
    "Role Scope Tag Ids value"
  ],
  "supportsScopeTags": true,
  "description": "Description value",
  "displayName": "Display Name value",
  "version": 7,
  "deliveryOptimizationMode": "httpOnly",
  "prereleaseFeatures": "settingsOnly",
  "automaticUpdateMode": "notifyDownload",
  "microsoftUpdateServiceAllowed": true,
  "driversExcluded": true,
  "installationSchedule": {
    "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.windowsUpdateScheduledInstall",
    "scheduledInstallDay": "everyday",
    "scheduledInstallTime": "11:59:31.3170000"
  },
  "qualityUpdatesDeferralPeriodInDays": 2,
  "featureUpdatesDeferralPeriodInDays": 2,
  "qualityUpdatesPaused": true,
  "featureUpdatesPaused": true,
  "qualityUpdatesPauseExpiryDateTime": "2017-01-01T00:00:22.9594683-08:00",
  "featureUpdatesPauseExpiryDateTime": "2016-12-31T23:58:08.068669-08:00",
  "businessReadyUpdatesOnly": "all",
  "skipChecksBeforeRestart": true,
  "updateWeeks": "firstWeek",
  "qualityUpdatesPauseStartDate": "<Unknown Primitive Type Edm.Date>",
  "featureUpdatesPauseStartDate": "<Unknown Primitive Type Edm.Date>",
  "featureUpdatesRollbackWindowInDays": 2,
  "qualityUpdatesWillBeRolledBack": true,
  "featureUpdatesWillBeRolledBack": true,
  "qualityUpdatesRollbackStartDateTime": "2016-12-31T23:57:01.05526-08:00",
  "featureUpdatesRollbackStartDateTime": "2017-01-01T00:03:21.6080517-08:00",
  "engagedRestartDeadlineInDays": 12,
  "engagedRestartSnoozeScheduleInDays": 2,
  "engagedRestartTransitionScheduleInDays": 6,
  "autoRestartNotificationDismissal": "automatic",
  "scheduleRestartWarningInHours": 13,
  "scheduleImminentRestartWarningInMinutes": 7,
  "userPauseAccess": "enabled",
  "userWindowsUpdateScanAccess": "enabled",
  "updateNotificationLevel": "defaultNotifications"
}

Response

Here is an example of the response. Note: The response object shown here may be truncated for brevity. All of the properties will be returned from an actual call.

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Content-Type: application/json
Content-Length: 2075

{
  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.windowsUpdateForBusinessConfiguration",
  "id": "4928dd6a-dd6a-4928-6add-28496add2849",
  "lastModifiedDateTime": "2017-01-01T00:00:35.1329464-08:00",
  "roleScopeTagIds": [
    "Role Scope Tag Ids value"
  ],
  "supportsScopeTags": true,
  "createdDateTime": "2017-01-01T00:02:43.5775965-08:00",
  "description": "Description value",
  "displayName": "Display Name value",
  "version": 7,
  "deliveryOptimizationMode": "httpOnly",
  "prereleaseFeatures": "settingsOnly",
  "automaticUpdateMode": "notifyDownload",
  "microsoftUpdateServiceAllowed": true,
  "driversExcluded": true,
  "installationSchedule": {
    "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.windowsUpdateScheduledInstall",
    "scheduledInstallDay": "everyday",
    "scheduledInstallTime": "11:59:31.3170000"
  },
  "qualityUpdatesDeferralPeriodInDays": 2,
  "featureUpdatesDeferralPeriodInDays": 2,
  "qualityUpdatesPaused": true,
  "featureUpdatesPaused": true,
  "qualityUpdatesPauseExpiryDateTime": "2017-01-01T00:00:22.9594683-08:00",
  "featureUpdatesPauseExpiryDateTime": "2016-12-31T23:58:08.068669-08:00",
  "businessReadyUpdatesOnly": "all",
  "skipChecksBeforeRestart": true,
  "updateWeeks": "firstWeek",
  "qualityUpdatesPauseStartDate": "<Unknown Primitive Type Edm.Date>",
  "featureUpdatesPauseStartDate": "<Unknown Primitive Type Edm.Date>",
  "featureUpdatesRollbackWindowInDays": 2,
  "qualityUpdatesWillBeRolledBack": true,
  "featureUpdatesWillBeRolledBack": true,
  "qualityUpdatesRollbackStartDateTime": "2016-12-31T23:57:01.05526-08:00",
  "featureUpdatesRollbackStartDateTime": "2017-01-01T00:03:21.6080517-08:00",
  "engagedRestartDeadlineInDays": 12,
  "engagedRestartSnoozeScheduleInDays": 2,
  "engagedRestartTransitionScheduleInDays": 6,
  "autoRestartNotificationDismissal": "automatic",
  "scheduleRestartWarningInHours": 13,
  "scheduleImminentRestartWarningInMinutes": 7,
  "userPauseAccess": "enabled",
  "userWindowsUpdateScanAccess": "enabled",
  "updateNotificationLevel": "defaultNotifications"
}