How can I write data to a list column of type "Person and Group" using JavaScript or jQuery? I can find examples for doing it with C# and REST. Not sure if there's a more modern way with Microsoft Graph.

  • Do you want to update the "Person or Group" column using MS Graph API with javascript? Jun 18, 2021 at 17:49

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To save the value in the "Person and Group" field, you have to pass the user ID. You can follow answer shared in


also you can follow https://gist.github.com/rheid/18635032d8371c7825b3320eae57071f for correct format to use to save data for all type of SharePoint fields using javascript

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