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Method: apps.patch

Updates the specified Application resource. You can update the following fields:

  • authDomain - Google authentication domain for controlling user access to the application.
  • defaultCookieExpiration - Cookie expiration policy for the application.
  • iap - Identity-Aware Proxy properties for the application.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Name of the Application resource to update. Example: apps/myapp.

Authorization requires the following IAM permission on the specified resource name:

  • appengine.applications.update

Query parameters


string (FieldMask format)

Required. Standard field mask for the set of fields to be updated.

This is a comma-separated list of fully qualified names of fields. Example: "user.displayName,photo".

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Application.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains an instance of Operation.

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.