Install app for user

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Install an app in the personal scope of the specified user.

Note: This API works differently in one or more national clouds. For details, see Implementation differences in national clouds.


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) TeamsAppInstallation.ReadWriteSelfForUser, TeamsAppInstallation.ReadWriteForUser
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application TeamsAppInstallation.ReadWriteSelfForUser.All, TeamsAppInstallation.ReadWriteForUser.All

HTTP request

POST /users/{user-id | user-principal-name}/teamwork/installedApps

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-type application/json. Required.

Request body

The request body should contain the ID of the existing catalog app to be added.

Property Type Description
teamsApp String The ID of the app to add.


If successful, this method returns a 201 Created response code. It does not return anything in the response body.



The following is an example of the request.

Content-type: application/json



The following is an example of the response.

HTTP/1.1 201 Created