Create azureDataLakeConnector

Namespace: microsoft.graph.industryData


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 new azureDataLakeConnector object.

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) IndustryData-DataConnector.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application IndustryData-DataConnector.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

POST /external/industryData/dataConnectors

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 microsoft.graph.industryData.azureDataLakeConnector object.

You can specify the following properties when you create an azureDataLakeConnector.

Property Type Description
displayName String The name of the data connector. Required.


If successful, this method returns a 201 Created response code and a microsoft.graph.industryData.azureDataLakeConnector object in the response body.



The following is an example of a request.

Content-Type: application/json
Content-length: 104

    "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.industryData.azureDataLakeConnector",
    "displayName": "CSV connector",
    "sourceSystem@odata.bind": "'aa050107-5784-4a8e-1876-08daddab21bc')"


The following is an example of the response.

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

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Content-Type: application/json

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.industryData.azureDataLakeConnector",
  "displayName": "CSV connector",
  "id": "51dca0a0-85f6-4478-f526-08daddab2271"