User group

Each usergroup in the system is represented by a Usergroup Resource. This resource can be used to retrieve the state of the usergroup.

The following methods are supported: GET, HEAD

GET /api/usergroups/id

Returns an Usergroup Object that contains the state of the usergroup.

Example Request:

GET http://<hostname>/api/usergroups/2
Host: hostname
Accept: application/json

Example Response:

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Length: content length
Content-Type: application/json; charset=utf-8
ETag: "hash string"

    "id": 2,
    "properties": {
        "GroupName": "Everyone"
    "relations": {
        "UserGroupToUser": {
        "href": "http://m.local/api/entities/2/relations/UserGroupToUser"
    "created_by": {
        "href": "http://m.local/api/users/0",
        "title": "The user who created the entity"
    "created_on": "2014-03-23T13:47:29.8058106Z",
    "modified_by": {
        "href": "http://m.local/api/users/0",
        "title": "The user who last modified the entity"
    "modified_on": "2014-03-23T13:47:29.8058106Z",
    "entitydefinition": {
        "href": "http://m.local/api/entitydefinitions/UserGroup",
        "title": "The entity definition for this entity"
    "copy": {
        "href": "http://m.local/api/usergroups/2/copy",
        "title": "Copy this entity"
    "permissions": {
        "href": "http://m.local/api/usergroups/2/permissions",
        "title": "The permissions on this entity"
    "lifecycle": {
        "href": "http://m.local/api/usergroups/2/lifecycle",
        "title": "The lifecycle action for this entity."
    "policy": {
        "href": "http://m.local/api/usergroups/2/policy",
        "title": "The policy that applies to this user group."
    "self": {
        "href": "http://m.local/api/usergroups/2",
        "title": "This entity"

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