Resource Groups - Create Or Update

Creates or updates a resource group.

PUT https://management.azure.com/subscriptions/{subscriptionId}/resourcegroups/{resourceGroupName}?api-version=2018-05-01

URI Parameters

Name In Required Type Description
subscriptionId
path True
  • string

The ID of the target subscription.

resourceGroupName
path True
  • string

The name of the resource group to create or update. Can include alphanumeric, underscore, parentheses, hyphen, period (except at end), and Unicode characters that match the allowed characters.

Regex pattern: ^[-\w\._\(\)]+$

api-version
query True
  • string

The API version to use for this operation.

Request Body

Name Required Type Description
location True
  • string

The location of the resource group. It cannot be changed after the resource group has been created. It must be one of the supported Azure locations.

managedBy
  • string

The ID of the resource that manages this resource group.

properties

The resource group properties.

tags
  • object

The tags attached to the resource group.

Responses

Name Type Description
200 OK

OK - Returns information about the new resource group.

201 Created

Created - Returns information about the new resource group.

Security

azure_auth

Azure Active Directory OAuth2 Flow

Type: oauth2
Flow: implicit
Authorization URL: https://login.microsoftonline.com/common/oauth2/authorize

Scopes

Name Description
user_impersonation impersonate your user account

Examples

Create or update a resource group

Sample Request

PUT https://management.azure.com/subscriptions/{subscription-id}/resourcegroups/myResourceGroup?api-version=2018-05-01
{
  "location": "eastus"
}

Sample Response

{
  "id": "/subscriptions/{subscription-id}/resourceGroups/myResourceGroup",
  "name": "myResourceGroup",
  "location": "eastus",
  "properties": {
    "provisioningState": "Succeeded"
  }
}
{
  "id": "/subscriptions/{subscription-id}/resourceGroups/myResourceGroup",
  "name": "myResourceGroup",
  "location": "eastus",
  "properties": {
    "provisioningState": "Succeeded"
  }
}

Definitions

ResourceGroup

Resource group information.

ResourceGroupProperties

The resource group properties.

ResourceGroup

Resource group information.

Name Type Description
id
  • string

The ID of the resource group.

location
  • string

The location of the resource group. It cannot be changed after the resource group has been created. It must be one of the supported Azure locations.

managedBy
  • string

The ID of the resource that manages this resource group.

name
  • string

The name of the resource group.

properties

The resource group properties.

tags
  • object

The tags attached to the resource group.

type
  • string

The type of the resource group.

ResourceGroupProperties

The resource group properties.

Name Type Description
provisioningState
  • string

The provisioning state.