Create or replace a historyItem

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Create a new or replace an existing history item for an existing user activity.


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) UserActivity.ReadWrite.CreatedByApp
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) UserActivity.ReadWrite.CreatedByApp
Application Not supported.

HTTP request

PUT /me/activities/{id}/historyItems/{id}

Id needs to be a GUID.

Request headers

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

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of a historyItem object.


If successful, this method returns the 201 Created response code if the historyItem was created or 200 OK if the historyItem was replaced.



Here is an example of the request.

Content-type: application/json

    "startedDateTime": "2015-02-11T20:54:04.3457274+00:00",
    "userTimezone": "Africa/Casablanca",
    "lastActiveDateTime": "2015-02-11T20:54:04.3457274+00:00"


Here is an example of the response.

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

    "@odata.context": "$metadata#users('')/activities('13881113971988980728')/historyItems/$entity",
    "status": "updated",
    "userTimezone": "Africa/Casablanca",
    "createdDateTime": "2018-02-26T20:28:22.14Z",
    "lastModifiedDateTime": "2018-02-26T20:28:22.155Z",
    "id": "9d0b74e4-4b41-43ea-b34d-f9c1bf9f809c",
    "startedDateTime": "2018-02-26T20:54:04.345Z",
    "lastActiveDateTime": "2018-02-26T20:54:24.345Z",
    "expirationDateTime": "2018-03-28T20:28:22.14Z",
    "activeDurationSeconds": 20