reportRoot: getM365AppPlatformUserCounts

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Important

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Get a report that provides the trend of active users across all apps for each platform – Windows, Mac, web, and mobile - in your organization.

Note: For details about different report views and names, see Microsoft 365 reports - Microsoft 365 Apps usage.

Permissions

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) Reports.Read.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Reports.Read.All

Note: For delegated permissions to allow apps to read service usage reports on behalf of a user, the tenant administrator must have assigned the user the appropriate Azure AD limited administrator role. For details, see Authorization for APIs to read Microsoft 365 usage reports.

HTTP request

GET /reports/getM365AppPlatformUserCounts(period='{period_value}')

Function parameters

In the request URL, provide the following parameter with a valid value.

Parameter Type Description
period string Specifies the length of time over which the report is aggregated. The supported values for {period_value} are: D7, D30, D90, and D180. These values follow the format Dn where n represents the number of days over which the report is aggregated. Required.

Optional query parameters

This method supports the $format OData query parameter to customize the response. The default output type is text/csv. However, if you want to specify the output type, you can use the OData $format query parameter to set the default output to text/csv or application/json.

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body with this method.

Response

If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and a report object in the response body. Report data is contained in the content property of the report object.

CSV

If successful, requesting the content property returns a 302 Found response that redirects to a preauthenticated download URL for the report. That URL can be found in the Location header in the response.

Preauthenticated download URLs are only valid for a short period of time (a few minutes) and do not require an Authorization header.

The CSV file has the following headers for columns:

  • Report Refresh Date
  • Report Period
  • Report Date
  • Outlook
  • Word
  • Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • OneNote
  • Teams

JSON

If successful, requesting the content property returns a 200 OK response code and a JSON object in response body.

Examples

Example 1: CSV output

The following is an example that outputs CSV.

Request

The following is an example of the request to get the content property.

GET https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/reports/getM365AppPlatformUserCounts(period='D7')/content?$format=text/csv

Response

The following is an example of the response.

HTTP/1.1 302 Found
Content-Type: text/plain
Location: https://reports.office.com/data/download/JDFKdf2_eJXKS034dbc7e0t__XDe

Follow the 302 redirection and the CSV file that downloads will have the following schema.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/octet-stream

Report Refresh Date,Report Period,Report Date,Windows,Mac,Mobile,Web

Example 2: JSON output

The following is an example that returns JSON.

Request

The following is an example of the request to get the content property.

GET https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/reports/getM365AppPlatformUserCounts(period='D7')/content?$format=application/json

Response

The following is an example of the response.

Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability. All the properties will be returned from an actual call.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json
Content-Length: 156

{
  "value": [
    {
      "reportRefreshDate": "2020-06-30",
      "reportPeriod": 7,
      "userCounts": [
        {
          "reportDate": "2020-06-30",
          "windows": 1445,
          "mac": 146,
          "mobile": 1131,
          "web": 1080
        }
      ]
    }
  ]
}