externalItem resource type

Namespace: microsoft.graph.externalConnectors

An item added to a Microsoft Graph connection.


Method Return type Description
Create externalItem externalItem Create a new externalItem object.
Get externalItem externalItem Read the properties and relationships of an externalItem object.
Update externalItem externalItem Update the properties of an externalItem object.
Delete externalItem None Delete an externalItem object.
Add activities microsoft.graph.externalConnectors.externalActivityResult collection Append additional instances of externalActivity objects on an externalItem.


Property Type Description
acl microsoft.graph.externalConnectors.acl collection An array of access control entries. Each entry specifies the access granted to a user or group. Required.
content microsoft.graph.externalConnectors.externalItemContent A plain-text representation of the contents of the item. The text in this property is full-text indexed. Optional.
id String Developer-provided unique ID of the item within the containing externalConnection. Must be alphanumeric and a maximum of 128 characters. Required.
properties microsoft.graph.externalConnectors.properties A property bag with the properties of the item. The properties MUST conform to the schema defined for the externalConnection. Required.


Relationship Type Description
activities microsoft.graph.externalConnectors.externalActivity collection Returns a list of activities performed on the item. Write-only.

JSON representation

The following is a JSON representation of the resource.

  "acl": [
      "type": "everyone",
      "value": "67a141d8-cf4e-4528-ba07-bed21bfacd2d",
      "accessType": "grant"
  "content": {
    "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.externalConnectors.externalItemContent"
  "id": "String (identifier)",
  "properties": {
    "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.externalConnectors.properties"