Update tab

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Update the properties of the specified tab. This can be used to configure the content of the tab.

This API is available in the following national cloud deployments.

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


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) TeamsTab.ReadWriteSelfForTeam, TeamsTab.ReadWriteForTeam, TeamsTab.ReadWrite.All, Group.ReadWrite.All**, Directory.ReadWrite.All**
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application TeamsTab.ReadWrite.Group*, TeamsTab.ReadWriteSelfForTeam.All, TeamsTab.ReadWriteForTeam.All, TeamsTab.ReadWrite.All, Group.ReadWrite.All**, Directory.ReadWrite.All**


  • Permissions marked with * use resource-specific consent.
  • Permissions marked with ** 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.

Note: This API supports admin permissions. Global admins and Microsoft Teams service admins can access teams that they are not a member of.

HTTP request

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

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json

Request body

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


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code.



The following example shows a request.

PATCH https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/teams/{id}/channels/{id}/tabs/{id}
Content-type: application/json

  "displayName": "My Contoso Tab - updated"


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

  "id": "tabId",
  "displayName": "My Contoso Tab - updated",
  "teamsApp@odata.bind": "https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/appCatalogs/teamsApps('06805b9e-77e3-4b93-ac81-525eb87513b8')",
  "configuration": {
    "entityId": "2DCA2E6C7A10415CAF6B8AB6661B3154",
    "contentUrl": "https://www.contoso.com/Orders/2DCA2E6C7A10415CAF6B8AB6661B3154/tabView",
    "websiteUrl": "https://www.contoso.com/Orders/2DCA2E6C7A10415CAF6B8AB6661B3154",
    "removeUrl": "https://www.contoso.com/Orders/2DCA2E6C7A10415CAF6B8AB6661B3154/uninstallTab"
  "sortOrderIndex": "20",
  "webUrl": "https://teams.microsoft.com/l/channel/19%3ac2e36757ee744c569e70b385e6dd79b6%40thread.skype/tab%3a%3afd736d46-51ed-4c0b-9b23-e67ca354bb24?label=my%20%contoso%to%tab"

See also