Create device

Create a new device.

Prerequisites

One of the following scopes is required to execute this API: Directory.ReadWrite.All or Directory.AccessAsUser.All

HTTP request

POST /devices

Request headers

Name Type Description
Authorization string Bearer . Required.

Request body

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

Response

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

Example

Request

Here is an example of the request.

POST https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/devices
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 364

{
  "accountEnabled": true,
  "alternativeSecurityIds": [
    {
      "type": 99,
      "identityProvider": "identityProvider-value",
      "key": "key-value"
    }
  ],
  "approximateLastSignInDateTime": "2016-10-19T10:37:00Z",
  "deviceId": "deviceId-value",
  "deviceMetadata": "deviceMetadata-value",
  "deviceVersion": 99
}

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of device 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: 364

{
  "accountEnabled": true,
  "alternativeSecurityIds": [
    {
      "type": 99,
      "identityProvider": "identityProvider-value",
      "key": "key-value"
    }
  ],
  "approximateLastSignInDateTime": "2016-10-19T10:37:00Z",
  "deviceId": "deviceId-value",
  "deviceMetadata": "deviceMetadata-value",
  "deviceVersion": 99
}