passwordAuthenticationMethod resource type

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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A representation of a user's password. For security, the password itself will never be returned in the object, but action can be taken to reset a password.

This is a derived type that inherits from the authenticationMethod resource type.


Method Return Type Description
List passwordAuthenticationMethods passwordAuthenticationMethod collection Read the properties and relationships of all of this user's passwordAuthenticationMethod objects.
Get passwordAuthenticationMethod passwordAuthenticationMethod Read the properties and relationships of a passwordAuthenticationMethod object.
Reset password None Reset a user's password in the cloud and, if synced, on-premises.


Property Type Description
createdDateTime DateTimeOffset The date and time when this password was last updated. This property is currently not populated. Read-only. The Timestamp type represents date and time information using ISO 8601 format and is always in UTC time. For example, midnight UTC on Jan 1, 2014 is 2014-01-01T00:00:00Z.
id String The identifier of this password registered to this user. This is generally 28c10230-6103-485e-b985-444c60001490. Read-only.
password String For security, the password is always returned as null from a LIST or GET operation.



JSON representation

The following is a JSON representation of the resource.

  "createdDateTime": "String (timestamp)",
  "id": "String (identifier)",
  "password": "String"