Create outlookTaskFolder (deprecated)

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Important

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Caution

The Outlook tasks API is deprecated and will stop returning data on August 20, 2022. Please use the new To Do API. For more information, see To Do APIs in public preview.

Create an Outlook task folder under a specified outlookTaskGroup.

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) Tasks.ReadWrite
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Tasks.ReadWrite
Application Not supported.

HTTP request

POST /me/outlook/taskGroups/{id}/taskFolders
POST /users/{id|userPrincipalName}/outlook/taskGroups/{id}/taskFolders

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of outlookTaskFolder object.

Response

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

Example

Request

The following example creates a task folder called Cooking in the specified task group.

POST https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/me/taskgroups/AAMkADIyAAAhrbe-AAA'/taskfolders
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 131

{
  "name": "Cooking"
}

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of outlookTaskFolder object.

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: 151

{
  "id": "AAMkADIyAAAhrbPXAAA=",
  "changeKey": "hmM7Eb/jgEec8l3+gkJEawAAIbAOlA==",
  "isDefaultFolder": false,
  "name": "Cooking",
  "parentGroupKey": "63d640cf-946f-4734-9c29-60dda7b76acb"
}