Create managedMobileApp

Namespace: microsoft.graph

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

Create a new managedMobileApp 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 most to least privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) DeviceManagementApps.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Not supported.

HTTP Request

POST /deviceAppManagement/iosManagedAppProtections/{iosManagedAppProtectionId}/apps
POST /deviceAppManagement/androidManagedAppProtections/{androidManagedAppProtectionId}/apps
POST /deviceAppManagement/defaultManagedAppProtections/{defaultManagedAppProtectionId}/apps
POST /deviceAppManagement/targetedManagedAppConfigurations/{targetedManagedAppConfigurationId}/apps

Request headers

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

Request body

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

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

Property Type Description
mobileAppIdentifier mobileAppIdentifier The identifier for an app with it's operating system type.
id String Key of the entity.
version String Version of the entity.


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



Here is an example of the request.

Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 181

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.managedMobileApp",
  "mobileAppIdentifier": {
    "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.mobileAppIdentifier"
  "version": "Version 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/1.1 201 Created
Content-Type: application/json
Content-Length: 230

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.managedMobileApp",
  "mobileAppIdentifier": {
    "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.mobileAppIdentifier"
  "id": "0a129715-9715-0a12-1597-120a1597120a",
  "version": "Version value"