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Do we need post image in create plugin step? RRS feed

  • Question

  • Do we really need post image in a create step of a plugin?

    the step is registered on Post operation.

    Thanks in Advance! 

    Wednesday, January 13, 2016 8:08 AM

Answers

  • if you want to access to the FormattedValues of the Image (for example the label of a selected optionset value without querying the metadata) you can use a PostImage also on a Create event.

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    • Marked as answer by Ruby65 Wednesday, January 13, 2016 10:22 AM
    Wednesday, January 13, 2016 9:20 AM

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  • Hello,

    It is needed when you plan to use it. If you don't plan - there is no need in it.


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    Wednesday, January 13, 2016 8:38 AM
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  • Andrii - Do you have any scenario where we can or need to use PostImage on Post operation of Create event?
    Wednesday, January 13, 2016 8:45 AM
  • As we can get all the attribute data from Target entity on create plugin, do we really need the post image. what is the scenarios where we need a post image on create plugin.
    Wednesday, January 13, 2016 8:45 AM
  • if you want to access to the FormattedValues of the Image (for example the label of a selected optionset value without querying the metadata) you can use a PostImage also on a Create event.

    My blog: www.crmanswers.net - CRM Theme Generator

    • Marked as answer by Ruby65 Wednesday, January 13, 2016 10:22 AM
    Wednesday, January 13, 2016 9:20 AM