Update team

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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.

Update the properties of the specified team.

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.

This API supports admin permissions. Global admins and Microsoft Teams service admins can access teams that they aren't a member of.

Permission type Least privileged permissions Higher privileged permissions
Delegated (work or school account) TeamSettings.ReadWrite.All Directory.ReadWrite.All, Group.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported. Not supported.
Application TeamSettings.ReadWrite.Group Directory.ReadWrite.All, Group.ReadWrite.All, TeamSettings.ReadWrite.All


  • The TeamSettings.ReadWrite.Group permission uses resource-specific consent.
  • The Group.ReadWrite.All and Directory.ReadWrite.All permissions are supported only for backward compatibility. We recommend that you update your solutions to use an alternative permission listed in the previous table and avoid using these permissions going forward.

HTTP request

PATCH /teams/{team-id}

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required. Learn more about authentication and authorization.
Content-Type application/json

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of team object.


If successful, this method returns a 204 No Content response code.



The following example shows a request.

PATCH https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/teams/{id}
Content-type: application/json

 "isMembershipLimitedToOwners": true,
  "memberSettings": {
    "allowCreateUpdateChannels": true
  "messagingSettings": {
    "allowUserEditMessages": true,
    "allowUserDeleteMessages": true
  "funSettings": {
    "allowGiphy": true,
    "giphyContentRating": "strict"
  "discoverySettings": {
    "showInTeamsSearchAndSuggestions": true


HTTP/1.1 204 No Content

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