Assign a manager

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 assign a user's manager.

Note: You cannot assign direct reports - instead use this API.

Prerequisites

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

HTTP request

PUT /users/{id}/manager/$ref

Request headers

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

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of directoryObject or user object to be added.

Response

If successful, this method returns 204, No Content response code. It does not return anything in the response body.

Example

Request

Here is an example of the request.

PUT https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/users/{id}/manager/$ref
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: xxx

{
  "@odata.id": "https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/users/{id}"
}

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of user object to be added.

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/1.1 204 No Content