The Directory API manages aliases, which are alternative email addresses.

For a list of methods for this resource, see the end of this page.

Resource representations

The following JSON template is used for Groups.aliases resources in the Directory API:

  "kind": "admin#directory#alias",
  "id": string,
  "etag": etag,
  "primaryEmail": string,
  "alias": string
Property name Value Description Notes
alias string The alias email address. writable
etag etag ETag of the resource.
id string The unique ID of the group.
kind string The type of the API resource. For Alias resources, the value is admin#directory#alias.
primaryEmail string The primary email address of the group.


Removes an alias.
Adds an alias for the group.
Lists all aliases for a group.