Sending Posts

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

Request

POST https://<hostname>:4443/v6/RestoreSessions/{restoreSessionId}/organization/teams/{teamId}/posts/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 posts will be sent.

to

string

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

subject

string

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

text

string

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

channelId

string

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

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

posts

posts[]

Specifies the IDs of posts that you want to send in an email message. The posts must reside in the same channel. For more information on how to get such IDs, see Getting Posts.

You do not need to use this property if you use the channelId property to specify a channel whose posts to send.

For example:

Request Body:

{

   "from": "admin@tech.com",

   "to": "user@tech.com",

   "subject": "teams restore",

   "text": "sent by rest api",

   "posts": [

    {"postId": 1580918830440},

    {"postId": 1740917436550}

    ]

}

 

Sending Posts 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 posts with the IDs 1580918830440 and 1740917436550 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/posts/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",

   "posts": [

    {"postId": 1580918830440},

    {"postId": 1740917436550}

    ]

}

 

Response:

200 OK