Admin Audit Activity Events - Group Settings

This document lists the events and parameters for Group Settings Admin Audit activity events. You can retrieve these events by calling Activities.list() with applicationName=admin.

Group Settings

Events of this type are returned with type=GROUP_SETTINGS.

Group Creation

Event details
Event name CREATE_GROUP
Parameters
GROUP_EMAIL

string

The group's primary email address.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=CREATE_GROUP&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
Group {GROUP_EMAIL} created

Group Deletion

Event details
Event name DELETE_GROUP
Parameters
GROUP_EMAIL

string

The group's primary email address.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=DELETE_GROUP&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
Group {GROUP_EMAIL} deleted

Group Description Change

Event details
Event name CHANGE_GROUP_DESCRIPTION
Parameters
GROUP_EMAIL

string

The group's primary email address.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=CHANGE_GROUP_DESCRIPTION&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
Description for group {GROUP_EMAIL} changed

Group List Download

Event details
Event name GROUP_LIST_DOWNLOAD
Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=GROUP_LIST_DOWNLOAD&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
Group list was downloaded as a CSV file

Group Member Creation

Event details
Event name ADD_GROUP_MEMBER
Parameters
GROUP_EMAIL

string

The group's primary email address.

USER_EMAIL

string

The user's primary email address.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=ADD_GROUP_MEMBER&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
User {USER_EMAIL} created under group {GROUP_EMAIL}

Group Member Deletion

Event details
Event name REMOVE_GROUP_MEMBER
Parameters
GROUP_EMAIL

string

The group's primary email address.

USER_EMAIL

string

The user's primary email address.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=REMOVE_GROUP_MEMBER&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
User {USER_EMAIL} deleted from group {GROUP_EMAIL}

Group Member Update

Group Setting Change.

Event details
Event name UPDATE_GROUP_MEMBER
Parameters
GROUP_EMAIL

string

The group's primary email address.

NEW_VALUE

string

The new SETTING_NAME value that was set during this event.

OLD_VALUE

string

The previous SETTING_NAME value that was replaced during this event.

USER_EMAIL

string

The user's primary email address.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=UPDATE_GROUP_MEMBER&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
Roles of the user {USER_EMAIL} in group {GROUP_EMAIL} updated from {OLD_VALUE} to {NEW_VALUE}

Group Member Update

Group Member Delivery Settings Change.

Event details
Event name UPDATE_GROUP_MEMBER_DELIVERY_SETTINGS
Parameters
GROUP_EMAIL

string

The group's primary email address.

NEW_VALUE

string

The new SETTING_NAME value that was set during this event.

OLD_VALUE

string

The previous SETTING_NAME value that was replaced during this event.

USER_EMAIL

string

The user's primary email address.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=UPDATE_GROUP_MEMBER_DELIVERY_SETTINGS&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
DeliverySettings of the user {USER_EMAIL} in group {GROUP_EMAIL} updated from {OLD_VALUE} to {NEW_VALUE}

Group Member Update

Group Member Delivery Settings Email Override Change.

Event details
Event name UPDATE_GROUP_MEMBER_DELIVERY_SETTINGS_CAN_EMAIL_OVERRIDE
Parameters
GROUP_EMAIL

string

The group's primary email address.

NEW_VALUE

string

The new SETTING_NAME value that was set during this event.

OLD_VALUE

string

The previous SETTING_NAME value that was replaced during this event.

USER_EMAIL

string

The user's primary email address.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=UPDATE_GROUP_MEMBER_DELIVERY_SETTINGS_CAN_EMAIL_OVERRIDE&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
DeliverySettings Email Override of the user {USER_EMAIL} in group {GROUP_EMAIL} updated from {OLD_VALUE} to {NEW_VALUE}

Group Members Bulk Upload

Event details
Event name GROUP_MEMBER_BULK_UPLOAD
Parameters
GROUP_MEMBER_BULK_UPLOAD_FAILED_NUMBER

string

The number of failures when attemping to bulk upload group members.

GROUP_MEMBER_BULK_UPLOAD_TOTAL_NUMBER

string

The total number of bulk uploaded group members.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=GROUP_MEMBER_BULK_UPLOAD&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
A total of {GROUP_MEMBER_BULK_UPLOAD_TOTAL_NUMBER} members selected for upload. {GROUP_MEMBER_BULK_UPLOAD_FAILED_NUMBER} out of {GROUP_MEMBER_BULK_UPLOAD_TOTAL_NUMBER} members failed to be uploaded

Group Members Download

Event details
Event name GROUP_MEMBERS_DOWNLOAD
Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=GROUP_MEMBERS_DOWNLOAD&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
Group member list was downloaded as a CSV file

Group Name Change

Event details
Event name CHANGE_GROUP_NAME
Parameters
GROUP_EMAIL

string

The group's primary email address.

NEW_VALUE

string

The new SETTING_NAME value that was set during this event.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=CHANGE_GROUP_NAME&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
Name of group {GROUP_EMAIL} changed to {NEW_VALUE}

Group Setting Change

Event details
Event name CHANGE_GROUP_SETTING
Parameters
GROUP_EMAIL

string

The group's primary email address.

NEW_VALUE

string

The new SETTING_NAME value that was set during this event.

OLD_VALUE

string

The previous SETTING_NAME value that was replaced during this event.

SETTING_NAME

string

The unique name (ID) of the setting that was changed.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=CHANGE_GROUP_SETTING&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
{SETTING_NAME} for group {GROUP_EMAIL} changed from {OLD_VALUE} to {NEW_VALUE}

Whitelisted groups updated

Whitelisted groups updated event.

Event details
Event name WHITELISTED_GROUPS_UPDATED
Parameters
WHITELISTED_GROUPS

string

A comma-separated list of the names of whitelisted groups.

Sample request
GET https://www.googleapis.com/admin/reports/v1/activity/users/all/applications/admin?eventName=WHITELISTED_GROUPS_UPDATED&maxResults=10&access_token=YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Admin Console message format
Whitelisted groups updated to {WHITELISTED_GROUPS}