Update a delegated permission grant (oAuth2PermissionGrant)

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Update the properties of oAuth2PermissionGrant object, representing a delegated permission grant.

An oAuth2PermissionGrant can be updated to change which delegated permissions are granted, by adding or removing items from the list in scopes.


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) DelegatedPermissionGrant.ReadWrite.All, Directory.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application DelegatedPermissionGrant.ReadWrite.All, Directory.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

PATCH /oauth2PermissionGrants/{id}

Request headers

Name Type Description
Authorization string Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

In the request body, supply only the values for properties that should be updated. Existing properties that are not included in the request body will maintain their previous values or be recalculated based on changes to other property values.

The following table specifies the properties that can be updated.

Property Type Description
scope String A space-separated list of the claim values for delegated permissions which should be included in access tokens for the resource application (the API). For example, openid User.Read GroupMember.Read.All. Each claim value should match the value field of one of the delegated permissions defined by the API, listed in the oauth2PermissionScopes property of the resource service principal. Must not exceed 3850 characters in length.

To add new scopes to the existing values, specify both the existing and new scopes in this parameter. Otherwise, the action will overwrite the existing scopes.


If successful, this method returns 204 No Content response code. It does not return anything in the response body.



PATCH https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/oauth2PermissionGrants/l5eW7x0ga0-WDOntXzHateQDNpSH5-lPk9HjD3Sarjk
Content-Type: application/json

    "scope": "User.ReadBasic.All Group.ReadWrite.All"


HTTP/1.1 204 No Content