Get printUsageByPrinter

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.

Retrieve a usage summary for a printer for a particular time period. For descriptions of each of the endpoints, see printUsageByPrinter.


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.

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

HTTP request

GET /reports/dailyPrintUsageByPrinter/{id}
GET /reports/monthlyPrintUsageByPrinter/{id}

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 printUsageByPrinter object in the response body.





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

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

    "id": "016b5565-3bbf-4067-b9ff-4d68167eb1a6",
    "printerId": "016b5565-3bbf-4067-b9ff-4d68167eb1a6",
    "usageDate": "Date",
    "completedBlackAndWhiteJobCount": 42,
    "completedColorJobCount": 0,
    "incompleteJobCount": 6