Update user

Note: Using the Microsoft Graph APIs to configure Intune controls and policies still requires that the Intune service is correctly licensed by the customer.

Update the properties of a user object.


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


HTTP Request

PATCH /users/{usersId}
PATCH /deviceManagement/deviceManagementScripts/{deviceManagementScriptId}/runStates/{deviceManagementScriptStateId}/user/

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer <token> Required.
Accept application/json

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of a user object. The following table shows the properties that are required when you create a user.

Property Type Description
id String Unique identifier of the user.


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



Here is an example of the request.

PATCH https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/users/{usersId}
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 2



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: 95

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.user",
  "id": "d36894ae-94ae-d368-ae94-68d3ae9468d3"