Method: groups.patch

Updates a Group.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Output only. Resource name of the Group in the format: groups/{group_id}, where group_id is the unique ID assigned to the Group.

Must be left blank while creating a Group.

Query parameters


string (FieldMask format)

Required. Editable fields: displayName, description

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

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Group.

Response body

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

Authorization Scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.