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User Groups

Resource: User Groups ( /api/user/{id}/groups )

Collection resource of groups a user belongs to.

This resource supports the following methods: GET, PUT

Methods

GET


Retrieves all (or a subset) of groups a user belongs to.

This method supports the OData parameters $filter, $top, $take, $orderby and $inlinecount. See OData Topic for more details.

Supported Expansions

For more details on expansions, please see the Expand help topic.

Status Codes

These are the expected status codes returned by the service. In addition, some other status codes may be returned if either an internal error occurs or there is an authentication issue (such as an expired OAuth token).

StatusDescription
200 - OKReturned if the request was completed successfully.

Example - Get All Groups

An example of fetching all groups.

Request Headers

KeyValueDescription
Acceptapplication/json

Request Parameters

KeyValueDescription
{id}8E064E7A-847F-4853-AFFF-2CD1803664D7The ID of the user to fetch group membership for

Response Headers

KeyValueDescription
Content-Typeapplication/json; charset=utf-8

Response Body

[
  {
    "Id": "4109a8f4-58cc-4c91-a1db-ef01b0ccbd44",
    "Name": "Admins",
    "Description": "System Administrators",
    "Self": "http://localhost/api/group/4109a8f4-58cc-4c91-a1db-ef01b0ccbd44",
    "Links": [
      {
        "Title": "Members",
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/4109a8f4-58cc-4c91-a1db-ef01b0ccbd44/users",
        "Rel": "Users"
      },
      {
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/4109a8f4-58cc-4c91-a1db-ef01b0ccbd44/permissions/global",
        "Rel": "GlobalPermissions"
      },
      {
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/4109a8f4-58cc-4c91-a1db-ef01b0ccbd44/permissions/projects",
        "Rel": "ProjectPermissions"
      }
    ]
  },
  {
    "Id": "9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d",
    "Name": "QA",
    "Description": "QA Team (Testers + Test Managers)",
    "Self": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d",
    "Links": [
      {
        "Title": "Members",
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d/users",
        "Rel": "Users"
      },
      {
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d/permissions/global",
        "Rel": "GlobalPermissions"
      },
      {
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d/permissions/projects",
        "Rel": "ProjectPermissions"
      }
    ]
  }
]

Status Code

200 - OK

Example - Get Groups filtered by group name

An example of fetching a set of groups filtered by name, by using the ODATA $filter query parameter.

Request Headers

KeyValueDescription
Acceptapplication/json

Request Parameters

KeyValueDescription
{id}8E064E7A-847F-4853-AFFF-2CD1803664D7The ID of the user to fetch group membership for
$filterName eq 'QA'The ODATA $filter parameter, this query parameter should be url encoded i.e. $filter=Name%20eq%20'QA' .

Response Headers

KeyValueDescription
Content-Typeapplication/json; charset=utf-8

Response Body

[
  {
    "Id": "9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d",
    "Name": "QA",
    "Description": "QA Team (Testers + Test Managers)",
    "Self": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d",
    "Links": [
      {
        "Title": "Members",
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d/users",
        "Rel": "Users"
      },
      {
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d/permissions/global",
        "Rel": "GlobalPermissions"
      },
      {
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d/permissions/projects",
        "Rel": "ProjectPermissions"
      }
    ]
  }
]

Status Code

200 - OK

PUT


Sets the groups the user is a member of.

This method supports the OData parameters $filter, $top, $take, $orderby and $inlinecount. See OData Topic for more details.

Required Permissions

  • Administration/Organisation/ManageUserAndGroupSecurity

Supported Expansions

For more details on expansions, please see the Expand help topic.

Status Codes

These are the expected status codes returned by the service. In addition, some other status codes may be returned if either an internal error occurs or there is an authentication issue (such as an expired OAuth token).

StatusDescription
200 - OKReturned if the request was completed successfully.
404 - NotFoundReturned if user does not exist.

Example - Set Members

Set the groups a user belongs to.

Request Headers

KeyValueDescription
Acceptapplication/json

Request Parameters

KeyValueDescription
{id}8E064E7A-847F-4853-AFFF-2CD1803664D7The ID of the user to set groups for.

Request Body

{
  "Items": [
    {
      "Id": "4109a8f4-58cc-4c91-a1db-ef01b0ccbd44"
    },
    {
      "Id": "9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d"
    }
  ]
}

Response Headers

KeyValueDescription
Content-Typeapplication/json; charset=utf-8

Response Body

[
  {
    "Id": "4109a8f4-58cc-4c91-a1db-ef01b0ccbd44",
    "Name": "Admins",
    "Description": "System Administrators",
    "Self": "http://localhost/api/group/4109a8f4-58cc-4c91-a1db-ef01b0ccbd44",
    "Links": [
      {
        "Title": "Members",
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/4109a8f4-58cc-4c91-a1db-ef01b0ccbd44/users",
        "Rel": "Users"
      },
      {
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/4109a8f4-58cc-4c91-a1db-ef01b0ccbd44/permissions/global",
        "Rel": "GlobalPermissions"
      },
      {
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/4109a8f4-58cc-4c91-a1db-ef01b0ccbd44/permissions/projects",
        "Rel": "ProjectPermissions"
      }
    ]
  },
  {
    "Id": "9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d",
    "Name": "QA",
    "Description": "QA Team (Testers + Test Managers)",
    "Self": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d",
    "Links": [
      {
        "Title": "Members",
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d/users",
        "Rel": "Users"
      },
      {
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d/permissions/global",
        "Rel": "GlobalPermissions"
      },
      {
        "Href": "http://localhost/api/group/9e1ee34b-f96f-4005-9f7a-1457df86256d/permissions/projects",
        "Rel": "ProjectPermissions"
      }
    ]
  }
]

Status Code

200 - OK