Create linkedResource

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Create a new linkedResource object.

You can also create a linkedResource object while creating a todoTask.


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 most to least privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) Tasks.ReadWrite
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Tasks.ReadWrite
Application Not supported.

HTTP request

POST /me/todo/lists/{todoTaskListId}/tasks/{taskId}/linkedResources
POST /users/{id|userPrincipalName}/todo/lists/{todoTaskListId}/tasks/{taskId}/linkedResources

Request headers

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

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of the linkedResource object.

The following table shows the properties that are required when you create the linkedResource.

Property Type Description
id String Server generated Id for the linked entity Inherited from entity
webUrl String Deeplink to the linked entity
applicationName String Field indicating app name of the source that is sending the linked entity
displayName String Field indicating title of the linked entity.
externalId String Id of the object that is associated with this task on the third-party/partner system


If successful, this method returns a 201 Created response code and a linkedResource object in the response body.



Content-Type: application/json
Content-length: 166

  "webUrl": "",
  "applicationName": "Microsoft",
  "displayName": "Microsoft",
  "externalId": "dk9cddce2-dce2-f9dd-e2dc-cdf9e2dccdf9"


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

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Content-Type: application/json

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.linkedResource",
  "id": "f9cddce2-dce2-f9cd-e2dc-cdf9e2dccdf9",
  "webUrl": "http:://",
  "applicationName": "Microsoft",
  "displayName": "Microsoft",
  "externalId": "dk9cddce2-dce2-f9dd-e2dc-cdf9e2dccdf9"