Create Event

Important: APIs under the /beta version in Microsoft Graph are in preview and are subject to change. Use of these APIs in production applications is not supported.

Use this API to create a new Event in the default or the specified calendar.

Prerequisites

One of the following scopes is required to execute this API: Calendars.ReadWrite

HTTP request

A user's or group's default calendar.

POST /me/calendar/events
POST /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/calendar/events
POST /groups/{id}/calendar/events

A user's calendar in the default calendarGroup.

POST /me/calendars/{id}/events
POST /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/calendars/{id}/events

POST /me/calendarGroup/calendars/{id}/events
POST /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/calendarGroup/calendars/{id}/events

A user's calendar in a specific calendarGroup.

POST /me/calendarGroups/{id}/calendars/{id}/events
POST /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/calendarGroups/{id}/calendars/{id}/events

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json. Required.

Request body

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

Response

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

Example

Request

Here is an example of the request.

POST https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/me/calendar/events
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 285

{
  "originalStartTimeZone": "originalStartTimeZone-value",
  "originalEndTimeZone": "originalEndTimeZone-value",
  "responseStatus": {
    "response": "",
    "time": "2016-10-19T10:37:00Z"
  },
  "reminderMinutesBeforeStart": 99,
  "isReminderOn": true
}

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

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/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 285

{
  "originalStartTimeZone": "originalStartTimeZone-value",
  "originalEndTimeZone": "originalEndTimeZone-value",
  "responseStatus": {
    "response": "",
    "time": "2016-10-19T10:37:00Z"
  },
  "iCalUId": "iCalUId-value",
  "reminderMinutesBeforeStart": 99,
  "isReminderOn": true
}