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MC275573: Service health and communications API in Microsoft Graph V1 and legacy API retirement

The service communications API in Microsoft Graph is now available! Following the preview announcement (MC257688 in May 2021), this API provides access to Message center and Service health posts for your tenant, and replaces the previous Service Communications API. With the new API now broadly available, we will be retiring the legacy version of the Service Communications API beginning December 17th, 2021.

MC275573: Service health and communications AIPI in Microsoft Graph

Affected Workloads

  • Microsoft 365 suite

When this will happen

The legacy version of the Service Communications API will be retired on December 17th 2021.

How this will affect your organization

Any users, applications or tools using the legacy Service Communications API endpoint via will no longer be able to pull service health or message center communications when this change goes into effect on December 17th 2021.

What you need to do to prepare

Instead of using the legacy Service Communications API, we recommend using the new Service Health and Communications Graph API.

Learn more

Message ID: MC275573
Published: 04 August 2021
Updated: 05 August 2021
Effective: December 17, 2021

Alex Lim is a certified IT Technical Support Architect with over 15 years of experience in designing, implementing, and troubleshooting complex IT systems and networks. He has worked for leading IT companies, such as Microsoft, IBM, and Cisco, providing technical support and solutions to clients across various industries and sectors. Alex has a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the National University of Singapore and a master’s degree in information security from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is also the author of several best-selling books on IT technical support, such as The IT Technical Support Handbook and Troubleshooting IT Systems and Networks. Alex lives in Bandar, Johore, Malaysia with his wife and two chilrdren. You can reach him at [email protected] or follow him on Website | Twitter | Facebook

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