Update printSettings

Namespace: microsoft.graph


Microsoft is temporarily offering usage of the cloud printing APIs to manage Universal Print at no charge. Microsoft expects to charge for the use of some or all of these APIs in the future. Microsoft will provide advanced notice of pricing changes.

Update tenant-wide settings for the Universal Print service.


One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

To use the Universal Print service, the user or app's tenant must have an active Universal Print subscription, in addition to the permissions listed in the following table. The signed in user must be a Printer Administrator.

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) PrintSettings.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not Supported.
Application Not Supported.

HTTP request

PATCH /print/settings

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json. Required.

Request body

In the request body, supply the values for the relevant printSettings fields that should be updated. Existing properties that are not included in the request body will maintain their previous values or be recalculated based on changes to other property values. For best performance, don't include existing values that haven't changed.

Property Type Description
documentConversionEnabled Boolean Specifies whether document conversion is enabled for the tenant. If document conversion is enabled, Universal Print service will automatically convert documents into a format compatible with the printer (for example, XPS to PDF) when needed.


If successful, this method returns a 204 No Content response code and an empty response body.



PATCH https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/print/settings
Content-type: application/json

  "documentConversionEnabled": true


HTTP/1.1 204 No Content