Get listItem

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Returns the metadata for an item in a list.


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

Note: The application permission Sites.Manage.All is required if the SharePoint list has content approval settings turned on. Otherwise, Microsoft Graph won't retrieve list items that have an approval status other than Approved.

HTTP request

Get a listItem

GET /sites/{site-id}/lists/{list-id}/items/{item-id}

Get the column values of a listItem

GET /sites/{site-id}/lists/{list-id}/items/{item-id}?expand=fields

Get specific column values of a listItem

GET /sites/{site-id}/lists/{list-id}/items/{item-id}?expand=fields(select=Column1,Column2)

Optional query parameters

This method supports the OData query parameters to help customize the response.

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {code}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and an item in the response body.





HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json

  "id": "5",
  "fields": {
    "Name": "Widget",
    "Color": "Blue",
    "Quantity": 2357