inboundSharedUserProfiles: exportPersonalData

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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.

Create a request to export the personal data for an inboundSharedUserProfile.

This API is supported in the following national cloud deployments.

Global service US Government L4 US Government L5 (DOD) China operated by 21Vianet


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) CrossTenantUserProfileSharing.Read.All, CrossTenantUserProfileSharing.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not applicable
Application CrossTenantUserProfileSharing.Read.All, CrossTenantUserProfileSharing.ReadWrite.All

For delegated scenarios, the calling user must also be assigned at least the Global Reader Azure AD role.

HTTP request

POST /directory/inboundSharedUserProfiles/{userId}/exportPersonalData

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

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

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

Parameter Type Description
storageLocation String The storage location to download the exported data to. This can be an Azure Storage Account.


If successful, this method returns a 202 Accepted response code and a Location header in the response body pointing to the storage location of the exported data.




    "storageLocation": "MyStorageAccount"


HTTP/1.1 202 Accepted

    "Location": "",
    "Retry-After": 60