group: getMemberObjects

Return all of the groups that this group is a member of. The check is transitive. Note: Groups cannot be members of directory roles, so no directory roles will be returned.

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

HTTP request

POST /groups/{id}/getMemberObjects

Request headers

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

Request body

In the request body, provide a JSON object with the following parameters.

Parameter Type Description
securityEnabledOnly Boolean Set to false. Returning only security-enabled groups is supported for users only.

Response

If successful, this method returns 200, OK response code and String collection in the response body that contains the IDs of the groups that the group is a member of.

Example

Here is an example of how to call this API.

Request

Here is an example of the request.

POST https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/groups/{id}/getMemberObjects
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 33

{
  "securityEnabledOnly": false
}
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: 39

{
  "value": [
    "string-value"
  ]
}