revokeUserLicense action

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Important: Microsoft Graph APIs under the /beta version are subject to change; production use is not supported.

Note: The Microsoft Graph API for Intune requires an active Intune license for the tenant.

Revoke assigned iOS VPP user license for given app.


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) DeviceManagementApps.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application DeviceManagementApps.ReadWrite.All

HTTP Request

POST /deviceAppManagement/mobileApps/{mobileAppId}/revokeUserLicense
POST /deviceAppManagement/mobileApps/{mobileAppId}/userStatuses/{userAppInstallStatusId}/app/revokeUserLicense
POST /deviceAppManagement/mobileApps/{mobileAppId}/deviceStatuses/{mobileAppInstallStatusId}/app/revokeUserLicense

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer <token> Required.
Accept application/json

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.

Property Type Description
userId String UserId for whom assigned app license is to be revoked
notifyManagedDevices Boolean Boolean that indicates if revoke notification should be sent to device


If successful, this action returns a 204 No Content response code.



Here is an example of the request.


Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 66

  "userId": "User Id value",
  "notifyManagedDevices": true


Here is an example of the response. Note: The response object shown here may be truncated for brevity. All of the properties will be returned from an actual call.

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content