List orgContacts

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Important

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

Get the list of organizational contacts for this organization.

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) OrgContact.Read.All, Directory.Read.All, Directory.ReadWrite.All, Directory.AccessAsUser.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application OrgContact.Read.All, Directory.Read.All, Directory.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

GET /contacts

Optional query parameters

This method supports the OData query parameters to help customize the response, including $search, $count, and $filter. You can use $search on the displayName property. When items are added or updated for this resource, they are specially indexed for use with the $count and $search query parameters. There can be a slight delay between when an item is added or updated and when it is available in the index.

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
ConsistencyLevel eventual. This header and $count are required when using $search, or when using $filter with the $orderby query parameter. It uses an index that may not be up-to-date with recent changes to the object.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.

Response

If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and a collection of orgContact objects in the response body.

Examples

Example 1: Get organizational contacts for an organization

Request

Here is an example of the request.

GET https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/contacts

Response

Here is an example of the response.

Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability. All the properties will be returned from an actual call.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 222

{
  "value": [
    {
      "companyName":"Contoso",
      "department":"Accounting",
      "displayName":"Eric Solomon",
      "givenName":"Eric",
      "jobTitle":"Accountant",
      "mail":"erics@contoso.com",
      "mailNickname":"erics",
      "surname":"Solomon",
      "addresses":[
        {
          "city":"MyCity",
          "countryOrRegion":"United States",
          "officeLocation":"MyCity",
          "postalCode":"98000",
          "state":"WA",
          "street":"Contoso Way"
        }
      ],
      "phones":[
        {
          "number":"111-1111",
          "type":"businessFax"
        }
      ]
    }
  ]
}

Example 2: Get only a count of organizational contacts

Request

The following is an example of the request.

GET https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/contacts/$count
ConsistencyLevel: eventual

Response

The following is an example of the response.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: text/plain

893

Example 3: Use $filter and $top to get one organizational contact with a display name that starts with 'a' including a count of returned objects

Request

The following is an example of the request.

GET https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/contacts?$filter=startswith(displayName,'A')&$count=true&$top=1&$orderby=displayName
ConsistencyLevel: eventual

Response

The following is an example of the response.

Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability. All the properties will be returned from an actual call.

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

{
  "@odata.context":"https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/$metadata#contacts",
  "@odata.count":1,
  "value":[
    {
      "displayName":"Abigail Jackson",
      "mail":"abigailJ@contoso.com",
      "mailNickname":"abigailJ"
    }
  ]
}

Example 4: Use $search to get organizational contacts with display names that contain the letters 'wa' including a count of returned objects

Request

The following is an example of the request.

GET https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/contacts?$search="displayName:wa"&$count=true
ConsistencyLevel: eventual

Response

The following is an example of the response.

Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability. All the properties will be returned from an actual call.

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

{
  "@odata.context":"https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/$metadata#contacts",
  "@odata.count":22,
  "value":[
    {
      "displayName":"Nicole Wagner",
      "mail":"nicolewa@contoso.com",
      "mailNickname":"nicolewa"
    }
  ]
}