Create todoTaskList

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Create a new lists object.

This API is available in the following national cloud deployments.

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


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) Tasks.ReadWrite
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Tasks.ReadWrite
Application Tasks.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

POST /me/todo/lists
POST /users/{id|userPrincipalName}/todo/lists

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json. Required.

Request body

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

The following table lists the properties that are required when you create the todoTaskList.

Property Type Description
displayName String Field indicating title of the task list.


If successful, this method returns a 201 Created response code and a todoTaskList object in the response body.



Content-Type: application/json

  "displayName": "Travel items"


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

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Content-Type: application/json

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.todoTaskList",
  "id": "AAMkADIyAAAhrbPWAAA=",
  "displayName": "Travel items",
  "isOwner": true,
  "isShared": false,
  "wellknownListName": "none"