Get settings

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Get the tenant-level settings for SharePoint and OneDrive.

This API is available in the following national cloud deployments.

Global service US Government L4 US Government L5 (DOD) China operated by 21Vianet


Choose the permission or permissions marked as least privileged for this API. Use a higher privileged permission or permissions only if your app requires it. For details about delegated and application permissions, see Permission types. To learn more about these permissions, see the permissions reference.

Permission type Least privileged permissions Higher privileged permissions
Delegated (work or school account) SharePointTenantSettings.Read.All SharePointTenantSettings.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported. Not supported.
Application SharePointTenantSettings.Read.All SharePointTenantSettings.ReadWrite.All

When calling on behalf of a user, the user needs to belong to one of the following admin roles. To learn more about admin roles, see About admin roles in the Microsoft 365 admin center:

  • Global Administrator
  • Global Reader
  • SharePoint Administrator

HTTP request

GET /admin/sharepoint/settings

Optional query parameters

This method supports some of the OData query parameters to help customize the response. For general information, see OData query parameters.

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required. Learn more about authentication and authorization.

Request body

Don't supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and a settings object in the response body.



The following example shows a request.



The following example shows the response.

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

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json

    "value": {
        "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.sharepointSettings",
        "allowedDomainGuidsForSyncApp": [
        "availableManagedPathsForSiteCreation": [
        "deletedUserPersonalSiteRetentionPeriodInDays": 344,
        "excludedFileExtensionsForSyncApp": [
        "idleSessionSignOut": {
            "isEnabled": true,
            "warnAfterInSeconds": 120,
            "signOutAfterInSeconds": 300
        "imageTaggingOption": "basic",
        "isCommentingOnSitePagesEnabled": true,
        "isFileActivityNotificationEnabled": true,
        "isLegacyAuthProtocolsEnabled": false,
        "isLoopEnabled": true,
        "isMacSyncAppEnabled": false,
        "isRequireAcceptingUserToMatchInvitedUserEnabled": true,
        "isResharingByExternalUsersEnabled": true,
        "isSharePointMobileNotificationEnabled": true,
        "isSharePointNewsfeedEnabled": true,
        "isSiteCreationEnabled": true,
        "isSiteCreationUIEnabled": true,
        "isSitePagesCreationEnabled": true,
        "isSitesStorageLimitAutomatic": true,
        "isSyncButtonHiddenOnPersonalSite": true,
        "isUnmanagedSyncAppForTenantRestricted": true,
        "personalSiteDefaultStorageLimitInMB": 113664,
        "sharingAllowedDomainList" : [
        "sharingBlockedDomainList" : [
        "sharingCapability": "externalUserAndGuestSharing",
        "sharingDomainRestrictionMode": "allowList",
        "siteCreationDefaultManagedPath": "/sites/",
        "siteCreationDefaultStorageLimitInMB": 808034,
        "tenantDefaultTimezone": "(UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US and Canada)"