externalItem resource type

Namespace: microsoft.graph.externalConnectors


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An item added to a Microsoft Graph connection.


Method Return Type Description
Create externalItem externalItem Create an externalItem.
Get externalItem externalItem Get an externalItem.
Update externalItem externalItem Update an externalItem.
Delete externalItem None Delete an externalItem.
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 Object 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",
      "identitySource": "azureActiveDirectory"
  "id": "String (identifier)",
  "properties": "Object",
  "content": { "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.externalConnectors.externalItemContent" },