Get eventMessage

Retrieve the properties and relationships of eventMessage object.

Currently, this operation returns event message bodies in only HTML format.


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

HTTP request

GET /me/messages/{id}
GET /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/messages/{id}

GET /me/mailFolders/{id}/messages/{id}
GET /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/mailFolders/{id}/messages/{id}

Optional query parameters

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

Request headers

Name Type Description
Authorization string 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 eventMessage 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: 248

  "receivedDateTime": "datetime-value",
  "sentDateTime": "datetime-value",
  "hasAttachments": true,
  "subject": "subject-value",
  "body": {
    "contentType": "html",
    "content": "content-value"
  "bodyPreview": "bodyPreview-value",
  "meetingMessageType": "meetingMessageType-value"