Searching for Files

You can search for backed-up Microsoft Teams files.

Request

POST https://<hostname>:4443/v6/RestoreSessions/{restoreSessionId}/organization/teams/{teamId}/files/search

Request Headers

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

Request Parameters

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

Parameter

Type

Description

restoreSessionId

string

Specifies the identification number of the restore session. For more information on how to get this parameter, see Getting Restore Sessions.

teamId

string

Specifies the identification number of the team. For more information on how to get this parameter, see Getting Teams.

Request Body

The request body must contain the following property:

Property

Type

Description

query

string

Specifies query parameters used to search for Microsoft Teams files. For more information, see Query Parameters.

Query Parameters

The following table lists examples of parameters that you can use in the query string to search for Microsoft Teams files.

For the complete list of supported query parameters, see Appendix A. Item Search Parameters.

Parameter

Type

Description

author

string

Specifies the name of the user who created the file.

Query example: author: admin.

created

string

Specifies the time when the file was created.

Query example: created: this year.

modified

string

Specifies the time of the latest modification of the post.

Query example: modified: this year.

ext

string

Specifies the file extension.

Query example: ext: html.

filename

string

Specifies the file name or part of the file name.

Query example: filename: report.

size

string

Specifies the file size.

Query example: size: 5MB.

Request Example

Request:

POST https://abc.tech.local:4443/v6/RestoreSessions/1a4df11a-2220-42a9-b3a0-d25cdb8e5fcb/organization/teams/448c5b66-8dcd-4c75-b636-d3b500bce36f/files/search

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

 

Request Body:

{
   "query": "filename: word"

}

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 properties:

Property

Type

Description

offset

integer

Specifies the offset value.

limit

integer

Specifies the limit of records to be displayed on the page.

results

Results Object

Contains the Results object.

Results Object

Property

Type

Description

id

string

ID of the file.

name

string

File name.

sizeBytes

integer

Size of the file.

version

string

Version of the file in the backup.

modified

UTC

Date and time of the last modification of the file.

modifiedBy

string

Name of the user who performed the latest modification of the file.

type

string

Type of the Microsoft Teams item.

_links

Dictionary of string [key] and Object [value]

Links to related resources (navigation property).

Response Example

Response:

200 OK

 

Response Body:

{

 "offset": 0,

 "limit": 30,

 "results": [

   {

     "id": "9d939133-0c2c-4f8f-b317-6a3270229d32",

     "name": "word.docx",

     "sizeBytes": 16838,

     "version": 3,

     "modified": "2020-08-20T15:20:42Z",

     "modifiedBy": "admin",

     "type": "File",

     "_links": {

       "self": {

         "href": "/v6/RestoreSessions/1a4df11a-2220-42a9-b3a0-d25cdb8e5fcb/organization/teams/448c5b66-8dcd-4c75-b636-d3b500bce36f/files/9d939133-0c2c-4f8f-b317-6a3270229d32?channelId=19:94e57dbfaa634f999353b374b69b5800@thread.tacv2"

       },

       "channel": {

         "href": "/v6/RestoreSessions/1a4df11a-2220-42a9-b3a0-d25cdb8e5fcb/organization/teams/448c5b66-8dcd-4c75-b636-d3b500bce36f/channels/19:94e57dbfaa634f999353b374b69b5800@thread.tacv2"

       },

       "team": {

         "href": "/v6/RestoreSessions/1a4df11a-2220-42a9-b3a0-d25cdb8e5fcb/organization/teams/448c5b66-8dcd-4c75-b636-d3b500bce36f"

       }

     }

   }

 ],

 "_links": {

   "self": {

     "href": "/v6/RestoreSessions/1a4df11a-2220-42a9-b3a0-d25cdb8e5fcb/organization/teams/448c5b66-8dcd-4c75-b636-d3b500bce36f/files/search?offset=0&limit=30"

   }

 }

}