linkedResource resource type

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Represents an item in a partner application related to a todoTask. An example is an email from where the task was created. A linkedResource object stores information about that source application, and lets you link back to the related item. You can see the linkedResource in the task details view, as shown.

Linked resource in task details pane

Some linkedResource objects are not associated with any web URLs, in which case, the webUrl property is not required. For example, the linked item can be from a custom business app or native platform app, such as an SMS app on a mobile phone. The following is how a linkedResource appears with and without a URL.

Linked resource with and without URL


Method Return type Description
List linkedResources linkedResource collection Get the linkedResources from the linkedResources navigation property.
Create linkedResource linkedResource Create a new linkedResources object.
Get linkedResource linkedResource Read the properties and relationships of a linkedResource object.
Update linkedResource linkedResource Update the properties of a linkedResource object.
Delete linkedResource None Delete a linkedResource object.


Property Type Description
applicationName String The app name of the source that sends the linkedResource.
displayName String The title of the linkedResource.
externalId String ID of the object that is associated with this task on the third-party/partner system.
id String Server generated ID for the linkedResource. Inherited from entity.
webUrl String Deep link to the linkedResource.



JSON representation

The following is a JSON representation of the resource.

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.linkedResource",
  "applicationName": "String",
  "displayName": "String",
  "externalId": "String",
  "id": "String (identifier)",
  "webUrl": "String"