Get settings

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Get the tenant-level settings for SharePoint and OneDrive.


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) SharePointTenantSettings.Read.All, SharePointTenantSettings.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) 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.

Request body

Do not 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 is an example of a request.



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: 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)"