section: copyToSectionGroup

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Copies a section to a specific section group.

For Copy operations, you follow an asynchronous calling pattern: First call the Copy action, and then poll the operation endpoint for the result.


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) Notes.Create, Notes.ReadWrite, Notes.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Notes.Create, Notes.ReadWrite
Application Notes.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

POST /me/onenote/sections/{id}/copyToSectionGroup
POST /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/onenote/sections/{id}/copyToSectionGroup
POST /groups/{id}/onenote/sections/{id}/copyToSectionGroup
POST /sites/{id}/onenote/sections/{id}/copyToSectionGroup

Request headers

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

Request body

In the request body, provide a JSON object that contains the parameters that your operation needs.

Parameter Type Description
siteCollectionId String The id of the SharePoint site to copy to. Use only when copying to a SharePoint site.
siteId String The id of the SharePoint web to copy to. Use only when copying to a SharePoint site.
groupId String The id of the group to copy to. Use only when copying to a Microsoft 365 group.
id String Required. The id of the destination section group.
renameAs String The name of the copy. Defaults to the name of the existing item.


If successful, this method returns a 202 Accepted response code and an Operation-Location header. Poll the Operation-Location endpoint to get the status of the copy operation.


Here is an example of how to call this API.


Here is an example of the request.

Content-type: application/json

  "id": "id-value",
  "groupId": "groupId-value",
  "renameAs": "renameAs-value"

Here is an example of the response.

HTTP/1.1 202 Accepted