Get a directory setting

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.

Retrieve the properties of a specific directory setting object.

Note: The /beta version of this API is only applies to groups. The /v1.0 version of this API has been renamed to Get groupSettings.


The following scopes are required to execute this API: Directory.Read.All or Directory.ReadWrite.All or Directory.AccessAsUser.All

HTTP request

Get a specific tenant-wide or group setting

GET /settings/{id}
GET /groups/{id}/settings/{id}

Optional query parameters

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

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization 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 directorySetting 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: 198

  "id": "id-value",
  "displayName": "displayName-value",
  "settingTemplateId": "settingTemplateId-value",
  "values": [
      "name": "name-value",
      "value": "value-value"