Create Calendar

Use this API to create a new Calendar in a calendar group.

Permissions

One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) Calendars.ReadWrite
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Calendars.ReadWrite
Application Calendars.ReadWrite

HTTP request

A user's default calendarGroup.

POST /me/calendarGroup/calendars
POST /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/calendarGroup/calendars

Any calendarGroup of a user.

POST /me/calendarGroups/{id}/calendars
POST /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/calendarGroups/{id}/calendars

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json. Required.

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of Calendar object.

Response

If successful, this method returns 201, Created response code and Calendar object in the response body.

Example

Request

Here is an example of the request.

POST https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/me/calendarGroups/{id}/calendars
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 78

{
  "name": "name-value",
  "color": {
  }
}

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of calendar object.

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/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 98

{
  "name": "name-value",
  "color": {
  },
  "changeKey": "changeKey-value",
  "id": "id-value"
}