formContext.data.entity (Client API reference)
Applies to Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement apps version 9.x
Provides properties and methods to retrieve information specific to the record displayed on the page, the save method, and a collection of all the attributes included in the form. Attribute data is limited to attributes represented by fields on the form.
|attributes||Collection of attributes for a record displayed on the form.
More information: Collections and Attributes.
|addOnSave||Adds a function to be called when the record is saved.|
|getDataXml||Returns a string representing the XML that will be sent to the server when the record is saved. Only data in fields that have changed are set to the server.|
|getEntityName||Returns a string representing the logical name of the entity for the record.|
|getEntityReference||Returns a lookup value that references the record.|
|getId||Returns a string representing the GUID value for the record.|
|getIsDirty||Gets a boolean value indicating whether any fields in the form have been modified.|
|getPrimaryAttributeValue||Gets a string for the value of the primary attribute of the entity.|
|isValid||Gets a boolean value indicating whether all of the entity data is valid.|
|removeOnSave||Removes a function to be called when form data is loaded.|
|save||Saves the record synchronously with the options to close the form or open a new form after the save is completed.|
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