Get tab

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Retrieve the properties and relationships of the specified tab in a channel within a team.

This API is available in the following national cloud deployments.

Global service US Government L4 US Government L5 (DOD) China operated by 21Vianet


Choose the permission or permissions marked as least privileged for this API. Use a higher privileged permission or permissions only if your app requires it. For details about delegated and application permissions, see Permission types. To learn more about these permissions, see the permissions reference.

This API supports admin permissions. Global admins and Microsoft Teams service admins can access teams that they aren't a member of.

Permission type Least privileged permissions Higher privileged permissions
Delegated (work or school account) TeamsTab.Read.All TeamsTab.ReadWriteSelfForTeam, Directory.Read.All, Directory.ReadWrite.All, Group.Read.All, Group.ReadWrite.All, TeamsTab.ReadWrite.All, TeamsTab.ReadWriteForTeam
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported. Not supported.
Application TeamsTab.Read.Group TeamsTab.ReadWrite.Group, Directory.Read.All, Directory.ReadWrite.All, Group.Read.All, Group.ReadWrite.All, TeamsTab.Read.All, TeamsTab.ReadWrite.All, TeamsTab.ReadWriteForTeam.All, TeamsTab.ReadWriteSelfForTeam.All


  • The TeamsTab.Read.Group and TeamsTab.ReadWrite.Group permissions use resource-specific consent.
  • The Group.Read.All, Group.ReadWrite.All, Directory.Read.All, and Directory.ReadWrite.All permissions are supported only for backward compatibility. We recommend that you update your solutions to use an alternative permission listed in the previous table and avoid using these permissions going forward.

HTTP request

GET /teams/{team-id}/channels/{channel-id}/tabs/{tab-id}

Optional query parameters

This method supports the $select, and $expand OData query parameters to help customize the response.

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required. Learn more about authentication and authorization.

Request body

Don't supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and a tab object in the response body.



The following example shows a request.



The following example shows the response.

Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json

  "id": "tabId",
  "displayName": "My Contoso Tab - updated",
  "configuration": {
    "entityId": "2DCA2E6C7A10415CAF6B8AB6661B3154",
    "contentUrl": "",
    "websiteUrl": "",
    "removeUrl": ""
  "teamsApp": {
      "id": "0d820ecd-def2-4297-adad-78056cde7c78",
      "externalId": null,
      "displayName": "Contoso",
      "distributionMethod": "store"
  "webUrl": ""