Create table

Use this API to create a new Table.

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) Files.ReadWrite
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Not supported.

HTTP request

POST /workbook/worksheets/{id|name}/tables/add

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Workbook-Session-Id Workbook session Id that determines if changes are persisted or not. Optional.

Request body

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

Parameter Type Description
Address string Range address. If you are calling this API off of worksheets/{id or name}/tables/add path, there is no need to for sheet name prefix in the address. However, if you are calling this off of workbook/tables/add path, then supply the sheet name on which the table needs to be created (example: sheet1!A1:D4)
hasHeaders boolean Boolean value that indicates whether the range has column labels. If the source does not contain headers (i.e,. when this property set to false), Excel will automatically generate header shifting the data down by one row.

Response

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

Example

Request

Here is an example of the request.

POST https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/me/drive/items/{id}/workbook/worksheets/{id|name}/tables/{id}/add
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 109

{
  "address": "A1:D8",
  "hasHeaders": false
}
Response

Here is an example of the response. Note: The response object shown here may be truncated for brevity. All of the properties will be returned from an actual call.

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 109

{
  "id": "99",
  "name": "name-value",
  "showHeaders": true,
  "showTotals": true,
  "style": "style-value"
}