Get post

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Get the properties and relationships of a post in a specified thread. You can specify both the parent conversation and the thread, or, you can specify the thread without referencing the parent conversation.

Since the post resource supports extensions, you can also use the GET operation to get custom properties and extension data in a post instance.


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

HTTP request

GET /groups/{id}/threads/{id}/posts/{id}
GET /groups/{id}/conversations/{id}/threads/{id}/posts/{id}

Optional query parameters

This method supports the OData Query Parameters to help customize the response.

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.


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



Here is an example of the request.


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: 414

  "body": {
    "contentType": "",
    "content": "content-value"
  "receivedDateTime": "datetime-value",
  "hasAttachments": true,
  "from": {
    "emailAddress": {
      "name": "name-value",
      "address": "address-value"
  "sender": {
    "emailAddress": {
      "name": "name-value",
      "address": "address-value"

See also