ediscoveryExportOperation: getDownloadUrl (deprecated)

Namespace: microsoft.graph.security


APIs under the /beta version in Microsoft Graph are subject to change. Use of these APIs in production applications is not supported. To determine whether an API is available in v1.0, use the Version selector.


The getDownloadUrl function is deprecated and will stop returning data on April 30th, 2023. Please use the new exportFileMetadata property returned by the Get caseOperation API instead.

If an Azure blob URL is not provided in export action, the export operation exports the files to an internal store. Contents of this store can be fetched by calling into this function. This returns a download URL where the zipped content is delivered as a stream.


One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) eDiscovery.Read.All, eDiscovery.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Not supported.

HTTP request

GET /security/cases/ediscoveryCases/{ediscoveryCaseId}/operations/{eDiscoveryCaseOperationId}/microsoft.graph.security.ediscoveryExportOperation/getDownloadUrl

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this function returns a 200 OK response code and a String in the response body.



The following is an example of a request.

GET https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/security/cases/ediscoveryCases/58399dff-cebe-478f-b1af-d3227f1fd645/operations/c5ae226f457547a582ef0eb6dbfaee25/microsoft.graph.security.ediscoveryExportOperation/getDownloadUrl


The following is an example of the response.

Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: text/plain