Update tab in chat

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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

Note: If the chat is associated with an onlineMeeting instance, then, effectively, the tab pinned in the meeting will be updated.


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.ReadWriteSelfForChat, TeamsTab.ReadWriteForChat, TeamsTab.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application TeamsTab.ReadWrite.Chat*, TeamsTab.ReadWriteSelfForChat.All, TeamsTab.ReadWriteForChat, TeamsTab.ReadWrite.All

Note: Permissions marked with * use resource-specific consent.

HTTP request

PATCH /chats/{chat-id}/tabs/{tab-id}

Request headers

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

Request body

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


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and the updated teamsTab resource in the response body.


Example 1: Update the name of a tab in a chat


The following is an example of the request.

PATCH https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/chats/19:d65713bc498c4a428c71ef9353e6ce20@thread.v2/tabs/794f0e4e-4d10-4bb5-9079-3a465a629eff
Content-type: application/json

  "displayName": "My Contoso Tab - updated again"


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

  "id": "794f0e4e-4d10-4bb5-9079-3a465a629eff",
  "displayName": "My Contoso Tab - updated again",
  "teamsAppId": "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/entity/com.microsoft.teamspace.tab.web/_djb2_msteams_prefix_193fe248-24e6-478f-a66c-ede9ce6dd547?context=%7b%0d%0a++%22context%22%3a+%22chat%22%2c%0d%0a++%22chatId%22%3a+%2219%3ad65713bc498c4a428c71ef9353e6ce20%40thread.v2%22%2c%0d%0a++%22subEntityId%22%3a+null%0d%0a%7d&tenantId=139d16b4-7223-43ad-b9a8-674ba63c7924"

See also