List printerShares for a printer

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Retrieve a list of printer shares associated with the printer.

Note: Currently, only one printer share per printer is supported.


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, a permission that grants Get printer access, and one of the permissions listed in the following table.

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

HTTP request

GET /print/printers/{printerId}/shares

Optional query parameters

This method supports some of the OData query parameters to help customize the response. For general information, see OData query parameters.

Request headers

Name Description
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 a collection of printerShare objects in the response body.

Note: The response will not contain the defaults and capabilities properties. These properties can be queried using a Get printerShare request.





Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability.

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

  "value": [
      "@odata.context": "$metadata#print/printers('2f3453b7-4686-4b5b-9575-4f1e5b909ba7')/shares",
      "id": "d837c17b-3296-4384-a053-828d56e10f50",
      "displayName": "PrinterShare Name",
      "createdDateTime": "2020-02-04T00:00:00.0000000Z",
      "isAcceptingJobs": true,
      "allowAllUsers": false,
      "status": {
        "state": "stopped",
        "details": [
        "description": ""
      "defaults": {
        "copiesPerJob": 1,
        "finishings": [
        "mediaColor": "Unknown",
        "mediaType": "stationery",
        "mediaSize": "North America Letter",
        "pagesPerSheet": 1,
        "orientation": "portrait",
        "outputBin": "auto",
        "inputBin": "auto",
        "contentType": "application/oxps",
        "fitPdfToPage": false,
        "multipageLayout": null,
        "colorMode": "color",
        "quality": "medium",
        "duplexMode": "oneSided",
        "dpi": 600,
        "scaling": null
      "location": {
        "latitude": 47.6450,
        "longitude": -122.1409,
        "altitudeInMeters": 3,
        "streetAddress": "One Microsoft Way",
        "subUnit": [
          "Main Plaza",
          "Unit 400"
        "city": "Redmond",
        "postalCode": "98052",
        "countryOrRegion": "USA",
        "site": "Puget Sound",
        "building": "Studio E",
        "floor": "1",
        "floorDescription": "First Floor",
        "roomName": "1234",
        "roomDescription": "First floor copy room",
        "organization": [
          "Microsoft Graph"
        "subdivision": [
          "King County",
          "Red West"
        "stateOrProvince": "Washington"