caseOperation resource type


An abstract entity that represents a long-running eDiscovery process. It contains a common set of properties that are shared among inheriting entities. Entities that derive from caseOperation include:

Inherits from entity.


Method Return type Description
List caseOperations collection Get a list of the caseOperation objects and their properties.
Get caseOperation Read the properties and relationships of a caseOperation object.


Property Type Description
action The type of action the operation represents. Possible values are: addToReviewSet,applyTags,contentExport,convertToPdf,estimateStatistics, purgeData
completedDateTime DateTimeOffset The date and time the operation was completed.
createdBy identitySet The user that created the operation.
createdDateTime DateTimeOffset The date and time the operation was created.
id String The ID for the operation. Read-only.
percentProgress Int32 The progress of the operation.
resultInfo resultInfo Contains success and failure-specific result information.
status The status of the case operation. Possible values are: notStarted, submissionFailed, running, succeeded, partiallySucceeded, failed.

caseAction values

Member Description
addToReviewSet The operation represents adding data to a review set from an eDiscovery collection.
applyTags The operation represents bulk tagging documents in a review set for the specified review set query.
contentExport The operation represents a content export from a review set.
convertToPdf The operation represents converting documents to PDFs with redactions.
estimateStatistics The operation represents searching against Microsoft 365 services such as Exchange, SharePoint, and OneDrive for Business.
holdUpdate The operation represents updating legal hold (apply/remove) for custodians and noncustodial data sources.
index The operation represents indexing data sources of custodians and noncustodial data sources to make them searchable.
purgeData The operation represents purging content from the source workloads.

caseOperationStatus values

Member Description
notStarted The operation hasn't yet started.
submissionFailed Submission of the operation failed.
running The operation is currently running.
succeeded The operation was successfully completed without any errors.
partiallySucceeded The operation completed, but there were errors. For error details, see resultInfo.
failed The operation failed. For error details, see resultInfo.



JSON representation

Here's a JSON representation of the resource.

  "@odata.type": "",
  "action": "String",  
  "completedDateTime": "String (timestamp)",
  "createdBy": {
    "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.identitySet"
  "createdDateTime": "String (timestamp)",
  "id": "String (identifier)",
  "percentProgress": "Int32",
  "resultInfo": {
    "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.resultInfo"
  "status": "String"