trustFrameworkKeySet: generateKey

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Generate a trustFrameworkKey and a secret automatically in the trustFrameworkKeyset. The caller doesn't have to provide a secret.


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) TrustFrameworkKeySet.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application TrustFrameworkKeySet.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

POST /trustFramework/keySets/{id}/generateKey

Request headers

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

Request body

In the request body, provide a JSON object with the following parameters.

Parameter Type Description
use string Similar to the use property of trustFrameworkKey.
kty string Similar to kty property of trustFrameworkKey.
nbf int Similar to nbf property of trustFrameworkKey.
exp int Similar to exp property of trustFrameworkKey.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and a new trustFrameworkKey object in the response body.



The following is an example of the request.

Content-type: application/json

  "use": "sig",
  "kty": "RSA",
  "nbf": 1508969811,
  "exp": 1508969811


The following is an example of the response.

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

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

    "@odata.context": "$metadata#microsoft.graph.trustFrameworkKey",
    "k": null,
    "x5c": [],
    "kty": "RSA",
    "use": "sig",
    "exp": 1908969811,
    "nbf": 1908969811,
    "kid": "Gaid7K8sO8RavMX9fzHir_Wg0femGhbY9b-B4rVIxbE",
    "e": "AQAB",
    "n": "rd54s6",