person resource type

Namespace: microsoft.graph

An aggregation of information about a person from across mail, contacts, and social networks. People can be local contacts, contacts from social networking or your organization's directory, and people from recent communications (such as email and Skype).


Method Return Type Description
List people person Get a collection of person objects ordered by their relevance to the user.


Property Type Description
birthday String The person's birthday.
companyName String The name of the person's company.
department String The person's department.
displayName String The person's display name.
scoredEmailAddresses scoredEmailAddress collection The person's email addresses.
givenName String The person's given name.
id String The person's unique identifier. Read-only.
imAddress String The instant message voice over IP (VOIP) session initiation protocol (SIP) address for the user. Read-only.
isFavorite Boolean true if the user has flagged this person as a favorite.
jobTitle String The person's job title.
officeLocation String The location of the person's office.
personNotes String Free-form notes that the user has taken about this person.
personType personType The type of person.
phones phone collection The person's phone numbers.
postalAddresses location collection The person's addresses.
profession String The person's profession.
surname String The person's surname.
userPrincipalName String The user principal name (UPN) of the person. The UPN is an Internet-style login name for the person based on the Internet standard RFC 822. By convention, this should map to the person's email name. The general format is alias@domain.
websites website collection The person's websites.
yomiCompany String The phonetic Japanese name of the person's company.



JSON representation

The following is a JSON representation of the resource.

  "birthday": "string",
  "companyName": "string",
  "department": "string",
  "displayName": "string",
  "scoredEmailAddresses": [{"@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.scoredEmailAddress"}],
  "givenName": "string",
  "id": "string (identifier)",
  "imAddress": "string",
  "isFavorite": true,
  "jobTitle": "string",
  "officeLocation": "string",
  "personNotes": "string",
  "personType": {"@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.personType"},
  "phones": [{"@odata.type": ""}],
  "postalAddresses": [{"@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.location"}],
  "profession": "string",
  "surname": "string",
  "userPrincipalName": "string",
  "websites": [{"@odata.type": ""}],
  "yomiCompany": "string"