List deployment audience exclusions

Namespace: microsoft.graph.windowsUpdates


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.

List the updatableAsset resources that are excluded from a deploymentAudience.


This API has a known issue related to deployments created via Intune.

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.

Permission type Least privileged permissions Higher privileged permissions
Delegated (work or school account) WindowsUpdates.ReadWrite.All Not available.
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported. Not supported.
Application WindowsUpdates.ReadWrite.All Not available.

For an app to read or write all Windows update deployment settings with delegated permissions, the signed-in user must be assigned the Global Administrator, Intune Administrator, or Windows Update Deployment Administrator Microsoft Entra roles.

HTTP request

GET /admin//windows/updates/deploymentAudiences/{deploymentAudienceId}/exclusions

Note: Only $skiptoken is supported for paging, client-driven paging is not impelemented.

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Don't supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and a collection of updatableAsset objects in the response body.





HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json

  "value": [
      "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.windowsUpdates.azureADDevice",
      "id": "fb95f07d-9e73-411d-99ab-7eca3a5122b1",
      "errors": [],
      "enrollments": [
          "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.windowsUpdates.updateManagementEnrollment",
          "updateCategory": "feature"