post: forward

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Forward a post to a recipient. You can specify both the parent conversation and thread in the request, or, you can specify just the parent thread without the parent conversation.


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

HTTP request

POST /groups/{id}/threads/{id}/posts/{id}/forward
POST /groups/{id}/conversations/{id}/threads/{id}/posts/{id}/forward

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

In the request body, provide a JSON object with the following parameters.

Parameter Type Description
comment String Optional comment that is forwarded together with the post.
toRecipients recipient collection The recipients to whom the threaded is forwarded to.


If successful, this method returns 200 OK response code. It does not return anything in the response body.


Here is an example of how to call this API.


Here is an example of the request.

Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 166

  "comment": "comment-value",
  "toRecipients": [
      "emailAddress": {
        "name": "name-value",
        "address": "address-value"

Here is an example of the response.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK