Update conversationMember

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Update the role of a conversationMember in a team or channel.


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) In teams: TeamMember.ReadWrite.All
In channels: ChannelMember.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported
Application In teams: TeamMember.ReadWrite.All
In channels: ChannelMember.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

PATCH /teams/{id}/channels/{id}/members/{id}

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

In the request body, supply the values for the relevant fields to update. Existing properties that are not included in the request body will maintain their previous values or be recalculated based on changes to other property values. For best performance, don't include existing values that haven't changed.

Property Type Description
roles string collection The roles for that user. Must be "owner" or empty. Guest users must always have role "guest" and cannot change.


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



Here is an example of the request.

PATCH https://graph.microsoft.com/V1.0/teams/{id}/channels/{id}/members/{id}
content-type: application/json
content-length: 26

  "roles": ["owner"]


Here is an example of the response.

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

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

  "@odata.context": "https://graph.microsoft.com/V1.0/$metadata#teams('ece6f0a1-7ca4-498b-be79-edf6c8fc4d82')/channels('19%3A56eb04e133944cf69e603c5dac2d292e%40thread.skype')/members/microsoft.graph.aadUserConversationMember/$entity",
  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.aadUserConversationMember",
  "id": "8b081ef6-4792-4def-b2c9-c363a1bf41d5",
  "roles": ["owner"],
  "displayName": "John Doe",
  "userId": "8b081ef6-4792-4def-b2c9-c363a1bf41d5",
  "email": null