Remove owner

Use this API to remove an owner from an Office 365 group, a security group or a mail-enabled security group through the owners navigation property.

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) Group.ReadWrite.All, Directory.ReadWrite.All, Directory.AccessAsUser.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Group.ReadWrite.All, Directory.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

DELETE /groups/{id}/owners/{id}/$ref

Request headers

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

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.

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.

DELETE https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/groups/{id}/owners/{id}/$ref

In the request, specify the id of the directory object you want to remove after the $ref segment.

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