formContext.data.entity (Client API reference)
Applies to Dynamics 365 (online), 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.|