Update domain

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Update the properties of domain object.

Important: Only verified domains can be updated.

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.

Permission type Least privileged permissions Higher privileged permissions
Delegated (work or school account) Domain.ReadWrite.All Not available.
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported. Not supported.
Application Domain.ReadWrite.All Not available.

The work or school account needs to belong to one of the following roles:

  • Global Administrator
  • Domain Name Administrator
  • Security Administrator
  • External Identity Provider Administrator

HTTP request

PATCH /domains/{id}

For {id}, specify the domain with its fully qualified domain name.

Request headers

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

Request body

In the request body, supply the values for relevant fields to be updated. Existing properties not included in the request body will maintain their previous values or be recalculated based on changes to other property values. For best performance, only include changed values.


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


PATCH https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/domains/contoso.com
Content-type: application/json

  "isDefault": true,
  "supportedServices": [
HTTP/1.1 204 No Content