workbookApplication: calculate

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Recalculate all currently opened workbooks in Excel.

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) Files.ReadWrite Not available.
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported. Not supported.
Application Not supported. Not supported.

HTTP request

POST /me/drive/items/{id}/workbook/application/calculate
POST /me/drive/root:/{item-path}:/workbook/application/calculate

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required. Learn more about authentication and authorization.
Content-type application/json. Required.

Request body

In the request body, provide a JSON object with the following parameters.

Parameter Type Description
calculationType string Specifies the calculation type to use. Possible values are: Recalculate, Full, FullRebuild.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code. It doesn't return anything in the response body.


Here is an example of how to call this API.


The following example shows a request.

Content-type: application/json

  "calculationType": "calculationType-value"


The following example shows the response.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK