Sending Files

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    You can send backed-up Microsoft Teams files as attachments in an email message.

    Request

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

    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 properties:

    Property

    Type

    Description

    from

    string

    Specifies the email address from which the restored files will be sent.

    to

    string

    Specifies the email address to which the restored files will be sent.

    subject

    string

    Specifies the subject of the email message used for sending restored files.

    text

    string

    Specifies the body of the email message used for sending restored files.

    channelId

    string

    Specifies the ID of the channel whose files you want to send. Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Teams will send all files of this channel.

    You do not need to use this property if you use the files property to specify what files to send.

    files

    file[]

    Specifies the IDs of files that you want to send. The files must reside in the same channel. You do not need to use this property if you use the channelId property to specify a channel whose files to send. For more information on how to get such IDs, see Getting Files.

    Request Example 1

    The following example shows how to send backed-up files of a specified channel.

    Request Body:

    {

       "from": "admin@tech.com",

       "to": "user@tech.com",

       "subject": "teams restore",

       "text": "sent by rest api",

       "channelId": "19:94e57dbfaa634f999353b374b69b5800@thread.tacv2"

    }

    Request Example 2

    The following example shows how to send the selected backed-up files.

    Request Body:

    {

       "from": "admin@tech.com",

       "to": "user@tech.com",

       "subject": "teams restore",

       "text": "sent by rest api",

       "files": [

       {"id": "94e5f006-77da-4c52-8f1e-1051a195844a"},

       {"id": "1c750ff5-f22f-4c42-8522-97925a5a2e5e"}

       ]

    }

     

    Sending Files Note

    If you omit the from property, the default sender email address specified in Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Teams email settings will be used. To specify Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Teams email settings, send the PUT HTTPS request to the /VETEmailSettings URL. For more information, see Editing Notification Settings.

    Response

    The server returns the following response to the client.

    Response Codes

    A successfully completed operation returns 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 for the requests with the export and save actions: application/octet-stream.

    The media type and syntax of the response body message for the requests with the restore and send actions: null.

    Response Body

    None.

    Example

    The example shows how to send backed-up files with the IDs 94e5f006-77da-4c52-8f1e-1051a195844a and 1c750ff5-f22f-4c42-8522-97925a5a2e5e as attachments in an email message.

    Request:

    POST https://abc.tech.local:4443/v6/RestoreSessions/380d7caf738d3d9f-268b-435b-93e2-64e70f8032b6/organization/teams/448c5b66-8dcd-4c75-b636-d3b500bce36f/files/send

     

    Request Header:

    Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

     

    Request Body:

    {

       "from": "admin@tech.com",

       "to": "user@tech.com",

       "subject": "teams restore",

       "text": "sent by rest api",

       "files": [

       {"id": "94e5f006-77da-4c52-8f1e-1051a195844a"},

       {"id": "1c750ff5-f22f-4c42-8522-97925a5a2e5e"}

       ]

    }

     

    Response:

    200 OK