Create openShift

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Create an instance of an openShift object.

This API is available in the following national cloud deployments.

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


Choose the permission or permissions marked as least privileged for this API. Use a higher privileged permission or permissions only if your app requires it. For details about delegated and application permissions, see Permission types. To learn more about these permissions, see the permissions reference.

Permission type Least privileged permissions Higher privileged permissions
Delegated (work or school account) Schedule.ReadWrite.All Group.Read.All, Group.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported. Not supported.
Application Schedule.ReadWrite.All Not available.

Note: This API supports admin permissions. Global admins can access groups that they are not a member of.

HTTP request

POST /teams/{id}/schedule/openShifts

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-type application/json. Required.
MS-APP-ACTS-AS A user ID (GUID). Required only if the authorization token is an application token; otherwise, optional.

Request body

Provide the new openShift object in the request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and the created openShift object in the response body.



The following example shows a request.

Authorization: Bearer {token}
Content-type: application/json

      "startDateTime":"2018-10-04T00: 58: 45.340Z",
      "endDateTime":"2018-10-04T09: 50: 45.332Z",
            "startDateTime":"2018-10-04T00: 58: 45.340Z",
            "endDateTime":"2018-10-04T01: 58: 45.340Z",
   "createdDateTime":"2019-03-14T04: 32: 51.451Z",
   "lastModifiedDateTime":"2019-03-14T05: 32: 51.451Z",


The following example shows the response.

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

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

    "id": "OPNSHFT_577b75d2-a927-48c0-a5d1-dc984894e7b8",
    "schedulingGroupId": "TAG_228940ed-ff84-4e25-b129-1b395cf78be0",
    "sharedOpenShift": {
    "notes": "Inventory Management",
    "displayName": "Day shift",
    "startDateTime": "2018-10-04T00:58:45.340Z",
    "endDateTime": "2018-10-04T09:50:45.332Z",
    "theme": "white",
    "activities": [
    "isPaid": true,
    "startDateTime": "2018-10-04T00:58:45.340Z",
    "endDateTime": "2018-10-04T01:58:45.340Z",
    "code": "",
    "displayName": "Lunch"
    "draftOpenShift": null,
    "createdDateTime": "2019-03-14T04:32:51.451Z",
    "lastModifiedDateTime": "2019-03-14T05:32:51.451Z",
    "lastModifiedBy": {
    "application": null,
    "device": null,
    "conversation": null,
    "user": {
    "id": "366c0b19-49b1-41b5-a03f-9f3887bd0ed8",
    "displayName": "John Doe"