List incomingChannels

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Get the list of incoming channels (channels shared with a team).


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) Channel.ReadBasic.All, ChannelSettings.Read.All, ChannelSettings.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Channel.ReadBasic.All, ChannelSettings.Read.All, ChannelSettings.ReadWrite.All

Note: This API supports admin permissions. Global admins and Microsoft Teams service admins can access teams that they are not a member of.

HTTP request

GET /teams/{team-id}/incomingChannels

Optional query parameters

This method supports the $filter and $select OData query parameters to help customize the response.

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 collection of channel objects in the response body. The response also includes the property which can be used to access the channel and run other operations on the channel object.


Currently, invoking the URL returned from the property fails for cross-tenant shared channels. You can solve this issue if you remove the /tenants/{tenant-id} part from the URL before you call this API. For more details, see Known issues with Microsoft Graph.



The following is an example of the 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": [
      "": "",
      "id": "19:561fbdbbfca848a484f0a6f00ce9dbbd@thread.tacv2",
      "createdDateTime": "2020-05-27T19:22:25.692Z",
      "displayName": "Contoso Sales channel",
      "description": "channel created in Contoso to be shared with other teams/tenants.",
      "membershipType": "shared",
      "tenantId": "b3246f44-b4gb-4627-96c6-25b18fa2c910"