cloudPC: rename

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Rename a specific Cloud PC. Use this API to update the displayName for the Cloud PC entity.


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) CloudPC.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application CloudPC.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

To rename the cloudPC of the specified user (who is the signed-in user) in the organization using delegated permission:

POST /me/cloudPCs/{cloudPCId}/rename
POST /users/{userId}/cloudPCs/{cloudPCId}/rename

To rename the specified cloudPC in the organization, using either delegated permission (the signed-in user should be the administrator) or application permission:

POST /deviceManagement/virtualEndpoint/cloudPCs/{cloudPCId}/rename

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json. Required.

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of the parameters.

The following table shows the parameters that can be used with this action.

Property Type Description
displayName String The new display name for the Cloud PC.


If successful, this method returns a 204 No Content response code.


Example 1: Rename the cloudPC for the administrator


Content-Type: application/json

  displayName: "Cloud PC-HR"


HTTP/1.1 204 No Content

Example 2: Rename the cloudPC for the signed-in user




HTTP/1.1 204 No Content