how to retrive data from crm contact entity fields RRS feed

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  • how to get contact Entity fields from CRM2015 When trying get details I only get attributes information\ please answer me ineed this answer
    Friday, August 28, 2015 10:49 AM

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  • did you try this code?

    try {
    RetrieveEntityRequest request = new RetrieveEntityRequest { EntityFilters = EntityFilters.Attributes, LogicalName = 'contact' };
    RetrieveEntityResponse response = (RetrieveEntityResponse) crmService.Execute(request); this.entityMetaData = response.EntityMetadata;
    } catch (Exception ex) {
    throw ex;

    Thursday, November 5, 2015 1:49 AM
  • Hi,

    What is it you want to do.

    To see which fields are available on contact you can open the customizations from Settings->customization->customize the system and then expand entities/contact/fields and you will have the list of fields on the contact entity.


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    Thursday, November 5, 2015 7:40 AM
  • Hi,

    It seems you are trying to get contact entity metadata, refer this: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg327860.aspx

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    Saturday, November 7, 2015 11:14 AM