Update deviceManagementStringSettingInstance

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Important: Microsoft Graph APIs under the /beta version are subject to change; production use is not supported.

Note: The Microsoft Graph API for Intune requires an active Intune license for the tenant.

Update the properties of a deviceManagementStringSettingInstance object.


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

HTTP Request

PATCH /deviceManagement/intents/{deviceManagementIntentId}/settings/{deviceManagementSettingInstanceId}
PATCH /deviceManagement/templates/{deviceManagementTemplateId}/settings/{deviceManagementSettingInstanceId}
PATCH /deviceManagement/intents/{deviceManagementIntentId}/categories/{deviceManagementIntentSettingCategoryId}/settings/{deviceManagementSettingInstanceId}
PATCH /deviceManagement/templates/{deviceManagementTemplateId}/categories/{deviceManagementTemplateSettingCategoryId}/recommendedSettings/{deviceManagementSettingInstanceId}

Request headers

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

Request body

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

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

Property Type Description
id String The setting instance ID Inherited from deviceManagementSettingInstance
definitionId String The ID of the setting definition for this instance Inherited from deviceManagementSettingInstance
valueJson String JSON representation of the value Inherited from deviceManagementSettingInstance
value String The string value


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and an updated deviceManagementStringSettingInstance object in the response body.



Here is an example of the request.

PATCH https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/deviceManagement/intents/{deviceManagementIntentId}/settings/{deviceManagementSettingInstanceId}
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 184

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.deviceManagementStringSettingInstance",
  "definitionId": "Definition Id value",
  "valueJson": "Value Json value",
  "value": "Value value"


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/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json
Content-Length: 233

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.deviceManagementStringSettingInstance",
  "id": "fef30638-0638-fef3-3806-f3fe3806f3fe",
  "definitionId": "Definition Id value",
  "valueJson": "Value Json value",
  "value": "Value value"