Get contactFolder

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.

Get a contact folder by using the contact folder ID.


One of the following scopes is required to execute this API: Contacts.ReadWrite; Contacts.Read

HTTP request

GET /me/contactFolders/{id}
GET /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/contactFolders/{id}

Optional query parameters

This method supports the OData Query Parameters to help customize the response.

Request headers

Name Type Description
Authorization string Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.


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



Here is an example of the request.


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: 104

  "displayName": "Finance",
  "id": "AAMkAGI2TKI5AAA=",
  "parentFolderId": "AAMkAGI2AAEOAAA=",
  "wellKnownName": null