Last Update: 12/5/2016
For the latest Build REST APIs, see Build (2.0)

Builds

api-version = 1.0

If you haven't already, look at the information on getting started with these APIs.

Get a list of builds

GET https://{instance}/DefaultCollection/{project}/_apis/build/builds?api-version={version}[&definitionId={string}&requestedFor={string}&minFinishTime={DateTime}&status={string}&quality={quality}&$skip={int}&$top={int}]
Parameter Type Notes
URL
instance string VS Team Services account ({account}.visualstudio.com) or TFS server ({server:port}).
project string Team project ID or name.
Query
definition string Builds that have this definition.
requestedFor string Builds requested by this user
Alias of the user. fabrikamfiber4@hotmail.com, for example.
minFinishTime DateTime Builds that finished after this time.
quality string Builds that have this quality.
status enum {
  All
  Failed
  InProgress
  None
  NotStarted
  PartiallySucceeded
  Stopped
  Succeeded
}
Builds that have this status. Combine flags with a comma, e.g. InProgress,NotStarted to list builds that haven't finished yet.
$skip int Number of builds to skip.
$top int Number of builds to return.

Sample request

GET https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds?api-version=1.0

Sample response

Status code: 200
{
  "value": [
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/348",
      "id": 348,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.3",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/348",
      "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:08.54Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:51.78Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "dropLocation": "#/111708/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111708/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "displayName": "Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 429,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/429",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/347",
      "id": 347,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.2",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/347",
      "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:20:29.823Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:21:24.24Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "quality": "Rejected",
      "dropLocation": "#/111707/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111707/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "displayName": "Normal Paulk",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber16@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 428,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/428",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/345",
      "id": 345,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141002.10",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/345",
      "startTime": "2014-10-02T17:46:03.617Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-02T17:48:23.31Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "dropLocation": "#/111704/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111704/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "displayName": "Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 425,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/425",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    }
  ],
  "count": 3
}

For a build definition

Sample request

GET https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds?definition=MyWebSite CI&api-version=1.0

Sample response

Status code: 200
{
  "value": [
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/348",
      "id": 348,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.3",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/348",
      "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:08.54Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:51.78Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "dropLocation": "#/111708/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111708/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "displayName": "Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 429,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/429",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/347",
      "id": 347,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.2",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/347",
      "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:20:29.823Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:21:24.24Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "quality": "Rejected",
      "dropLocation": "#/111707/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111707/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "displayName": "Normal Paulk",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber16@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 428,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/428",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/345",
      "id": 345,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141002.10",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/345",
      "startTime": "2014-10-02T17:46:03.617Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-02T17:48:23.31Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "dropLocation": "#/111704/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111704/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "displayName": "Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 425,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/425",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    }
  ],
  "count": 3
}

Requested by

Sample request

GET https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds?requestedFor=fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com&api-version=1.0

Sample response

Status code: 200
{
  "value": [
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/348",
      "id": 348,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.3",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/348",
      "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:08.54Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:51.78Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "dropLocation": "#/111708/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111708/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop",
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      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_logs"
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        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 429,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/429",
          "requestedFor": {
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            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
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        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/347",
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      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.2",
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      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:21:24.24Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "quality": "Rejected",
      "dropLocation": "#/111707/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111707/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "displayName": "Normal Paulk",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber16@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 428,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/428",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
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        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/345",
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      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141002.10",
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      "startTime": "2014-10-02T17:46:03.617Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-02T17:48:23.31Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "dropLocation": "#/111704/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111704/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "displayName": "Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 425,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/425",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
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  "count": 3
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After this time

Sample request

GET https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds?minFinishTime=02-01-2014&api-version=1.0

Sample response

Status code: 200
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      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.3",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/348",
      "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:08.54Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:51.78Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "dropLocation": "#/111708/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111708/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_logs"
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      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
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        "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 429,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/429",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/347",
      "id": 347,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.2",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/347",
      "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:20:29.823Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:21:24.24Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "quality": "Rejected",
      "dropLocation": "#/111707/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111707/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
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        "displayName": "Normal Paulk",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber16@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 428,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/428",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/345",
      "id": 345,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141002.10",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/345",
      "startTime": "2014-10-02T17:46:03.617Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-02T17:48:23.31Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "dropLocation": "#/111704/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111704/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "displayName": "Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 425,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/425",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
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      ]
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  ],
  "count": 3
}

By quality

Sample request

GET https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds?quality=Rejected&api-version=1.0

Sample response

Status code: 200
{
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    {
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      "id": 347,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.2",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/347",
      "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:20:29.823Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:21:24.24Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "quality": "Rejected",
      "dropLocation": "#/111707/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111707/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "displayName": "Normal Paulk",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber16@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 428,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/428",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/344",
      "id": 344,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141002.9",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/344",
      "startTime": "2014-10-02T17:42:24.91Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-02T17:43:28.523Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "quality": "Rejected",
      "dropLocation": "#/111703/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111703/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111703/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111703/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.9_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111703/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111703/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.9_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 424,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/424",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/341",
      "id": 341,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141002.6",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/341",
      "startTime": "2014-10-02T16:47:14.08Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-02T16:48:03.007Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "quality": "Rejected",
      "dropLocation": "#/111700/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111700/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111700/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111700/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.6_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111700/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111700/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.6_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 420,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/420",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    }
  ],
  "count": 3
}

By status

Sample request

GET https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds?status=Failed&api-version=1.0

Sample response

Status code: 200
{
  "value": [
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/348",
      "id": 348,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.3",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/348",
      "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:08.54Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:51.78Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "dropLocation": "#/111708/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111708/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "displayName": "Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 429,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/429",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/347",
      "id": 347,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.2",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/347",
      "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:20:29.823Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:21:24.24Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "quality": "Rejected",
      "dropLocation": "#/111707/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111707/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "displayName": "Normal Paulk",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber16@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 428,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/428",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/345",
      "id": 345,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141002.10",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/345",
      "startTime": "2014-10-02T17:46:03.617Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-02T17:48:23.31Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "dropLocation": "#/111704/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111704/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "displayName": "Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 425,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/425",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    }
  ],
  "count": 3
}

A page at a time

Sample request

GET https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds?$skip=1&$top=1&api-version=1.0

Sample response

Status code: 200
{
  "value": [
    {
      "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/347",
      "id": 347,
      "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.2",
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/347",
      "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:20:29.823Z",
      "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:21:24.24Z",
      "reason": "manual",
      "status": "failed",
      "quality": "Rejected",
      "dropLocation": "#/111707/drop",
      "drop": {
        "location": "#/111707/drop",
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_drop"
      },
      "log": {
        "type": "container",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs",
        "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_logs"
      },
      "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
      "lastChangedBy": {
        "id": "d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "displayName": "Normal Paulk",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber16@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db"
      },
      "retainIndefinitely": false,
      "hasDiagnostics": true,
      "definition": {
        "definitionType": "xaml",
        "id": 2,
        "name": "MyWebSite CI",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
      },
      "queue": {
        "queueType": "buildController",
        "id": 274,
        "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
      },
      "requests": [
        {
          "id": 428,
          "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/428",
          "requestedFor": {
            "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
            "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
            "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
            "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
          }
        }
      ]
    }
  ],
  "count": 1
}

Get a build

GET https://{instance}/DefaultCollection/{project}/_apis/build/builds/{buildId}?api-version={version}
Parameter Type Notes
URL
instance string VS Team Services account ({account}.visualstudio.com) or TFS server ({server:port}).
project string Team project ID or name.
buildId int ID of the build.
Query
version string Version of the API to use.

Sample request

GET https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds/348?api-version=1.0

Sample response

Status code: 200
{
  "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/348",
  "id": 348,
  "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.3",
  "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/348",
  "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:08.54Z",
  "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:51.78Z",
  "reason": "manual",
  "status": "failed",
  "dropLocation": "#/111708/drop",
  "drop": {
    "location": "#/111708/drop",
    "type": "container",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop",
    "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_drop"
  },
  "log": {
    "type": "container",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs",
    "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_logs"
  },
  "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
  "lastChangedBy": {
    "id": "e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
    "displayName": "Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
    "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
    "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
  },
  "retainIndefinitely": false,
  "hasDiagnostics": true,
  "definition": {
    "definitionType": "xaml",
    "id": 2,
    "name": "MyWebSite CI",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
  },
  "queue": {
    "queueType": "buildController",
    "id": 274,
    "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
  },
  "requests": [
    {
      "id": 429,
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/429",
      "requestedFor": {
        "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
      }
    }
  ]
}

Get build details

GET https://{instance}/DefaultCollection/{project}/_apis/build/builds/{buildId}/details?api-version={version}[&types={string}&types={string}]
Parameter Type Notes
URL
instance string VS Team Services account ({account}.visualstudio.com) or TFS server ({server:port}).
project string Team project ID or name.
buildId int ID of the build.
Query
api-version string Version of the API to use.
types enum {
  ActivityProperties,
  ActivityTracking,
  AgentScopeActivityTracking,
  AssociatedChangeset,
  AssociatedCommit,
  AssociatedWorkItem,
  BuildError,
  BuildMessage,
  BuildProject,
  BuildStep,
  BuildWarning,
  CheckInOutcome,
  CompilationSummary,
  ConfigurationSummary,
  CustomSummaryInformation,
  DeploymentInformation,
  ExternalLink,
  GetStatus,
  OpenedWorkItem
}
Types of details to include.
Specify this parameter multiple times to include multiple types.

Sample request

GET https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds/348/details?api-version=1.0

Sample response

Status code: 200
{
  "value": [
    {
      "nodeId": 9,
      "parentId": 8,
      "type": "BuildError",
      "lastModifiedDate": "2014-10-07T22:24:50.127Z",
      "lastModifiedBy": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
      "fields": {
        "Code": "",
        "EndLineNumber": "-1",
        "ErrorType": "",
        "File": "",
        "LineNumber": "-1",
        "Message": "Exception Message: The project file 'C:\\a\\src\\MyWebSite' was not found. (type FileNotFoundException)\r\nException Stack Trace:    at System.Activities.Statements.Throw.Execute(CodeActivityContext context)\r\n   at System.Activities.CodeActivity.InternalExecute(ActivityInstance instance, ActivityExecutor executor, BookmarkManager bookmarkManager)\r\n   at System.Activities.Runtime.ActivityExecutor.ExecuteActivityWorkItem.ExecuteBody(ActivityExecutor executor, BookmarkManager bookmarkManager, Location resultLocation)",
        "ServerPath": "",
        "Timestamp": "2014-10-07T22:24:47.2073862Z"
      }
    },
    {
      "nodeId": 1,
      "type": "ActivityTracking",
      "lastModifiedDate": "2014-10-07T22:24:51.517Z",
      "lastModifiedBy": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
      "fields": {
        "ActivityInstanceId": "1",
        "ActivityType": "System.Activities.DynamicActivity",
        "DisplayText": "Overall Build Process",
        "FinishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:50.7799306Z",
        "StartTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:08.9412959Z",
        "State": "Canceled"
      }
    },
    {
      "nodeId": 2,
      "parentId": 1,
      "type": "ActivityTracking",
      "lastModifiedDate": "2014-10-07T22:24:51.517Z",
      "lastModifiedBy": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
      "fields": {
        "ActivityInstanceId": "2",
        "ActivityType": "System.Activities.Statements.Sequence",
        "DisplayText": "Overall build process",
        "FinishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:50.7799306Z",
        "StartTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:09.232296Z",
        "State": "Canceled"
      }
    },
    {
      "nodeId": 3,
      "parentId": 2,
      "type": "ActivityTracking",
      "lastModifiedDate": "2014-10-07T22:24:12.17Z",
      "lastModifiedBy": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
      "fields": {
        "ActivityInstanceId": "3",
        "ActivityType": "Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Build.Activities.Core.SetBuildNumber",
        "DisplayText": "Update build number",
        "FinishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:09.9065135Z",
        "StartTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:09.2342965Z",
        "State": "Closed"
      }
    },
    {
      "nodeId": 5,
      "parentId": 4,
      "type": "ActivityTracking",
      "lastModifiedDate": "2014-10-07T22:24:34.157Z",
      "lastModifiedBy": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
      "fields": {
        "ActivityInstanceId": "3",
        "ActivityType": "Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Build.Activities.Core.InitializeEnvironment",
        "DisplayText": "Initialize environment",
        "FinishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:19.2821946Z",
        "StartTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:19.2585509Z",
        "State": "Closed"
      }
    },
    {
      "nodeId": 6,
      "parentId": 4,
      "type": "ActivityTracking",
      "lastModifiedDate": "2014-10-07T22:24:34.157Z",
      "lastModifiedBy": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
      "fields": {
        "ActivityInstanceId": "4",
        "ActivityType": "Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Build.Activities.Git.GitPull",
        "DisplayText": "Pull sources from Git repo",
        "FinishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:28.9399529Z",
        "StartTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:19.3385508Z",
        "State": "Closed"
      }
    },
    {
      "nodeId": 7,
      "parentId": 4,
      "type": "ActivityTracking",
      "lastModifiedDate": "2014-10-07T22:24:50.127Z",
      "lastModifiedBy": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
      "fields": {
        "ActivityInstanceId": "38",
        "ActivityType": "System.Activities.Statements.Sequence",
        "DisplayText": "Compile and Test",
        "FinishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:47.4373205Z",
        "StartTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:28.9409532Z",
        "State": "Canceled"
      }
    },
    {
      "nodeId": 8,
      "parentId": 7,
      "type": "ActivityTracking",
      "lastModifiedDate": "2014-10-07T22:24:50.127Z",
      "lastModifiedBy": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
      "fields": {
        "ActivityInstanceId": "41",
        "ActivityType": "Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Build.Activities.RunMSBuild",
        "DisplayText": "Run MSBuild for solution",
        "FinishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:47.4373205Z",
        "StartTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:28.9539527Z",
        "State": "Canceled"
      }
    },
    {
      "nodeId": 10,
      "parentId": 4,
      "type": "ActivityTracking",
      "lastModifiedDate": "2014-10-07T22:24:50.127Z",
      "lastModifiedBy": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
      "fields": {
        "ActivityInstanceId": "116",
        "ActivityType": "Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Build.Activities.Core.DropBinaries",
        "DisplayText": "Copy binaries to drop",
        "FinishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:47.4643886Z",
        "StartTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:47.4373205Z",
        "State": "Closed"
      }
    },
    {
      "nodeId": 4,
      "parentId": 2,
      "type": "AgentScopeActivityTracking",
      "lastModifiedDate": "2014-10-07T22:24:51.517Z",
      "lastModifiedBy": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
      "fields": {
        "ActivityInstanceId": "13",
        "ActivityType": "Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Build.Workflow.Activities.AgentScope",
        "DisplayText": "Run on agent",
        "FinishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:50.7799306Z",
        "PossibleAgents": "vstfs:///Build/Agent/274=Hosted Build Agent",
        "ReservationStatus": "AgentReleased",
        "ReservedAgentName": "Hosted Build Agent",
        "ReservedAgentUri": "vstfs:///Build/Agent/274",
        "StartTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:09.9351976Z",
        "State": "Canceled"
      }
    },
    {
      "nodeId": 11,
      "parentId": 10,
      "type": "BuildWarning",
      "lastModifiedDate": "2014-10-07T22:24:50.127Z",
      "lastModifiedBy": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
      "fields": {
        "Importance": "Low",
        "Message": "TF270003: Failed to copy. Ensure the source directory C:\\a\\bin exists and that you have the appropriate permissions.",
        "Timestamp": "2014-10-07T22:24:47.4583212Z"
      }
    }
  ],
  "count": 11
}

Modify a build

PATCH https://{instance}/DefaultCollection/{project}/_apis/build/builds/{buildId}?api-version={versions}
Content-Type: application/json
{
    status: {string},
    quality: {string},
    retainIndefinitely: {boolean}
}

Modifies the build.

Parameter Type Notes
URL
instance string VS Team Services account ({account}.visualstudio.com) or TFS server ({server:port}).
project string Team project ID or name.
buildId int ID of the build.
Query
api-version string Version of the API to use.
Request body
status string Stop the build by updating its status to Stopped.
quality string Set the build quality.
retainIndefinitely boolean When 'true', the build will be maintained regardless of the retention rules used by the build definition.

Stop a build

Sample request

PATCH https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds/348?api-version=1.0
Content-Type: application/json
{
  "status": "Stopped"
}

Sample response

Status code: 200
{
  "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/348",
  "id": 348,
  "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.3",
  "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/348",
  "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:08.54Z",
  "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:24:51.78Z",
  "reason": "manual",
  "status": "stopped",
  "dropLocation": "#/111708/drop",
  "drop": {
    "location": "#/111708/drop",
    "type": "container",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop",
    "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_drop"
  },
  "log": {
    "type": "container",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs",
    "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111708/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.3_logs"
  },
  "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
  "lastChangedBy": {
    "id": "e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
    "displayName": "Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
    "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
    "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
  },
  "retainIndefinitely": false,
  "hasDiagnostics": true,
  "definition": {
    "definitionType": "xaml",
    "id": 2,
    "name": "MyWebSite CI",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
  },
  "queue": {
    "queueType": "buildController",
    "id": 274,
    "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
  },
  "requests": [
    {
      "id": 429,
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/429",
      "requestedFor": {
        "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
      }
    }
  ]
}

Set the build quality

Sample request

PATCH https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds/347?api-version=1.0
Content-Type: application/json
{
  "quality": "Rejected"
}

Sample response

Status code: 200
{
  "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/347",
  "id": 347,
  "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141007.2",
  "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/347",
  "startTime": "2014-10-07T22:20:29.823Z",
  "finishTime": "2014-10-07T22:21:24.24Z",
  "reason": "manual",
  "status": "failed",
  "quality": "Rejected",
  "dropLocation": "#/111707/drop",
  "drop": {
    "location": "#/111707/drop",
    "type": "container",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop",
    "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_drop"
  },
  "log": {
    "type": "container",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs",
    "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111707/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141007.2_logs"
  },
  "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
  "lastChangedBy": {
    "id": "d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
    "displayName": "Normal Paulk",
    "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber16@hotmail.com",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db",
    "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=d6245f20-2af8-44f4-9451-8107cb2767db"
  },
  "retainIndefinitely": false,
  "hasDiagnostics": true,
  "definition": {
    "definitionType": "xaml",
    "id": 2,
    "name": "MyWebSite CI",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
  },
  "queue": {
    "queueType": "buildController",
    "id": 274,
    "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
  },
  "requests": [
    {
      "id": 428,
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/428",
      "requestedFor": {
        "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
      }
    }
  ]
}

Retain indefinitely

Sample request

PATCH https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds/345?api-version=1.0
Content-Type: application/json
{
  "retainIndefinitely": "true"
}

Sample response

Status code: 200
{
  "uri": "vstfs:///Build/Build/345",
  "id": 345,
  "buildNumber": "MyWebSite CI_20141002.10",
  "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Builds/345",
  "startTime": "2014-10-02T17:46:03.617Z",
  "finishTime": "2014-10-02T17:48:23.31Z",
  "reason": "manual",
  "status": "succeeded",
  "dropLocation": "#/111704/drop",
  "drop": {
    "location": "#/111704/drop",
    "type": "container",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop",
    "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/drop?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_drop"
  },
  "log": {
    "type": "container",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs",
    "downloadUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/resources/Containers/111704/logs?api-version=1.0&$format=zip&downloadFileName=MyWebSite CI_20141002.10_logs"
  },
  "sourceGetVersion": "LG:refs/heads/master:23d0bc5b128a10056dc68afece360d8a0fabb014",
  "lastChangedBy": {
    "id": "e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
    "displayName": "Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
    "uniqueName": "LOCAL AUTHORITY\\Elastic Build (Fabrikam-Fiber-Inc)",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a",
    "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=e43c66ab-e1f6-4686-980e-adca43527f9a"
  },
  "retainIndefinitely": true,
  "hasDiagnostics": true,
  "definition": {
    "definitionType": "xaml",
    "id": 2,
    "name": "MyWebSite CI",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Definitions/2"
  },
  "queue": {
    "queueType": "buildController",
    "id": 274,
    "name": "Hosted Build Controller",
    "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_apis/build/Queues/274"
  },
  "requests": [
    {
      "id": 425,
      "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/6ce954b1-ce1f-45d1-b94d-e6bf2464ba2c/_apis/build/Requests/425",
      "requestedFor": {
        "id": "8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "displayName": "Chuck Reinhart",
        "uniqueName": "fabrikamfiber3@hotmail.com",
        "url": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.vssps.visualstudio.com/_apis/Identities/8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d",
        "imageUrl": "https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/_api/_common/identityImage?id=8c8c7d32-6b1b-47f4-b2e9-30b477b5ab3d"
      }
    }
  ]
}

Delete a build

Deletes the build and all of its output resources, including drops, test results, the version control label, symbols and content.

DELETE https://{instance}/DefaultCollection/{project}/_apis/build/builds/{buildId}?api_version={version}
Parameter Type Notes
URL
instance string VS Team Services account ({account}.visualstudio.com) or TFS server ({server:port}).
project string Team project ID or name.
buildId int ID of the build.
Query
api-version string Version of the API to use.

Sample request

DELETE https://fabrikam-fiber-inc.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Fabrikam-Fiber-Git/_apis/build/builds/345?api-version=1.0

Sample response

Status code: 204