Get device

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 the properties and relationships of a device object.

Since the device resource supports extensions, you can also use the GET operation to get custom properties and extension data in a device instance.


One of the following scopes is required to execute this API: Device.ReadWrite.All or Directory.Read.All or Directory.ReadWrite.All or Directory.AccessAsUser.All

HTTP request

GET /devices/{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 device 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: 322

  "accountEnabled": true,
  "alternativeSecurityIds": [
      "type": 99,
      "identityProvider": "identityProvider-value",
      "key": "key-value"
  "approximateLastSignInDateTime": "2016-10-19T10:37:00Z",
  "deviceId": "deviceId-value",
  "deviceMetadata": "deviceMetadata-value",
  "deviceVersion": 99

See also