Add custodianSources

Namespace: microsoft.graph.ediscovery


APIs under the /beta version in Microsoft Graph are subject to change. Use of these APIs in production applications is not supported. To determine whether an API is available in v1.0, use the Version selector.

Add custodian dataSource objects to a source collection.


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) eDiscovery.Read.All, eDiscovery.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Not supported.

HTTP request

POST /compliance/ediscovery/cases/{caseId}/sourceCollections/{sourceCollectionId}/custodianSources/$ref

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 dataSource object.

The following table shows the properties that are required when you create the dataSource.

Property Type Description String String that defines the custodial object. See the example that follows.


If successful, this method returns a 204 No Content response code and a microsoft.graph.ediscovery.dataSource object in the response body.



Content-Type: application/json



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

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content