Adding Backup Accounts

You can add a Microsoft 365 backup account to the backup configuration to minimize throttling when backing up Microsoft SharePoint and OneDrive for Business items.

Request

PUT https://<hostname>:4443/v6/Organizations/{organizationId}/BackupAccounts

Request Headers

The request header must contain an authorization token of the current session.

Request Parameters

The following parameter must be specified in the URL of the request:

Parameter

Type

Description

organizationId

string

Specifies the identification number of the Microsoft 365 organization. For more information on how to get this parameter, see Getting Organizations.

Request Body

The request body must contain the following properties:

Property

Type

Description

groupMember

groupMemberObject

Specifies properties of a group to which the account will belong.

password

string

Specifies the password, if exist.

groupMemberObject

Property

Type

Description

groupId

string

Specifies an identification number of the group to which the account will belong.

name

string

Specifies the account name.

login

string

Specifies the account login.

type

string

Specifies the user account type. The following types are available:

  • Unknown
  • User
  • Group

isCloud

boolean

Defines whether the account belongs to the Microsoft Online group, not on-premises.

Request Example

Request:

PUT https://abc.tech.local:4443/v6/Organizations/6f9b3da3-204d-4a4b-b466-55586e0233fc/backupaccounts

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

Request Body:

[{

  "groupMember":{

     "groupId":"6e570850-9ce9-40ed-b81d-41772dabcead00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000",

     "login":"account1@office365.onmicrosoft.com",

     "name":"backup sccount",

     "type":"User"

  },

  "password":"XXXXX"

}]

Response

The server returns the following response to the client.

Response Codes

A successfully completed operation returns a response code 200 OK.

Response Headers

The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTPS headers.

Header

Description

Content-length

The length of the response body.

Content-type

The media type and syntax of the response body message: application/json; charset=utf-8

Response Body

The response body contains the following property:

Property

Type

Description

_links

Dictionary of string [key] and Object [value]

Links to related resources (navigation property).

Response Example

Response:

200 OK

 

Response Body:

{

  "_links":{

     "self":{

        "href":"https://abc.tech.local:4443/v6/organizations/6f9b3da3-204d-4a4b-b466-55586e0233fc/backupaccounts"

     }

  }

}