directoryObject resource type

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Represents an Azure Active Directory object. The directoryObject type is the base type for many other directory entity types.


Method Return Type Description
List directoryObjects directoryObject collection List properties and relationships of the directoryObject objects.
Get directoryObject directoryObject Read properties and relationships of the directoryObject object.
Create directoryObject directoryObject Create a new directoryObject object.
Delete directoryObject None Deletes a directoryObject.
Update directoryObject directoryObject Update the properties of a directoryObject object.


Property Type Description
id String The directory object identifier



JSON Representation

Here is a JSON representation of the resource.

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.directoryObject",
  "id": "String (identifier)"