Characteristic Entity Reference

Skills, education and certifications of resources.

Added by: Scheduling Solution

Messages

Message Web API Operation SDK Assembly
Assign PATCH [org URI]/api/data/v9.0/characteristics(characteristicid)
Update ownerid property.
AssignRequest
Create POST [org URI]/api/data/v9.0/characteristics
See Create
CreateRequest or
Create
Delete DELETE [org URI]/api/data/v9.0/characteristics(characteristicid)
See Delete
DeleteRequest or
Delete
GrantAccess GrantAccess Action GrantAccessRequest
ModifyAccess ModifyAccess Action ModifyAccessRequest
Retrieve GET [org URI]/api/data/v9.0/characteristics(characteristicid)
See Retrieve
RetrieveRequest or
Retrieve
RetrieveMultiple GET [org URI]/api/data/v9.0/characteristics
See Query Data
RetrieveMultipleRequest or
RetrieveMultiple
RetrievePrincipalAccess RetrievePrincipalAccess Function RetrievePrincipalAccessRequest
RetrieveSharedPrincipalsAndAccess RetrieveSharedPrincipalsAndAccess Function RetrieveSharedPrincipalsAndAccessRequest
RevokeAccess RevokeAccess Action RevokeAccessRequest
SetState PATCH [org URI]/api/data/v9.0/characteristics(characteristicid)
Update statecode and statuscode properties.
SetStateRequest
Update PATCH [org URI]/api/data/v9.0/characteristics(characteristicid)
See Update
UpdateRequest or
Update

Entity Properties

Property Value
CollectionSchemaName Characteristic
DisplayCollectionName Characteristics
DisplayName Characteristic
EntitySetName characteristics
IsBPFEntity False
LogicalCollectionName characteristics
LogicalName characteristic
OwnershipType UserOwned
PrimaryIdAttribute characteristicid
PrimaryNameAttribute name
SchemaName Characteristic

Writable attributes

These attributes return true for either IsValidForCreate or IsValidForUpdate (usually both). Listed by SchemaName.

CharacteristicId

Property Value
Description Unique identifier of the characteristic.
DisplayName Characteristic
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
IsValidForUpdate False
LogicalName characteristicid
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Type Uniqueidentifier

CharacteristicType

Property Value
Description Select the type of characteristic.
DisplayName Characteristic Type
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName characteristictype
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Type Picklist

CharacteristicType Options

Value Label
1 Skill
2 Certification

Description

Property Value
Description Type a detailed description of the characteristic.
DisplayName Description
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName description
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel None
Type String

ImportSequenceNumber

Property Value
Description Sequence number of the import that created this record.
DisplayName Import Sequence Number
Format None
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
IsValidForUpdate False
LogicalName importsequencenumber
MaxValue 2147483647
MinValue -2147483648
RequiredLevel None
Type Integer

msdyn_requireapproval

Added by: Project Service Automation Solution

Property Value
Description Require approval
DisplayName Require Approval
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName msdyn_requireapproval
RequiredLevel None
Type Boolean

msdyn_requireapproval Options

Value Label
1 Yes
0 No

DefaultValue: False

Name

Property Value
Description Type a name for the characteristic.
DisplayName Name
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName name
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Type String

OverriddenCreatedOn

Property Value
DateTimeBehavior UserLocal
Description Date and time that the record was migrated.
DisplayName Record Created On
Format DateOnly
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
IsValidForUpdate False
LogicalName overriddencreatedon
RequiredLevel None
Type DateTime

OwnerId

Property Value
Description Owner Id
DisplayName Owner
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName ownerid
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Targets systemuser,team
Type Owner

OwnerIdType

Added by: Active Solution Solution

Property Value
Description Owner Id Type
DisplayName
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName owneridtype
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Type EntityName

StateCode

Property Value
Description Status of the Characteristic
DisplayName Status
IsValidForCreate False
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName statecode
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Type State

StateCode Options

Value Label DefaultStatus InvariantName
0 Active 1 Active
1 Inactive 2 Inactive

StatusCode

Property Value
Description Reason for the status of the Characteristic
DisplayName Status Reason
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName statuscode
RequiredLevel None
Type Status

StatusCode Options

Value Label State
1 Active 0
2 Inactive 1

TimeZoneRuleVersionNumber

Property Value
Description For internal use only.
DisplayName Time Zone Rule Version Number
Format None
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName timezoneruleversionnumber
MaxValue 2147483647
MinValue -1
RequiredLevel None
Type Integer

TransactionCurrencyId

Property Value
Description Exchange rate for the currency associated with the Characteristic with respect to the base currency.
DisplayName Currency
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName transactioncurrencyid
RequiredLevel None
Targets transactioncurrency
Type Lookup

UTCConversionTimeZoneCode

Property Value
Description Time zone code that was in use when the record was created.
DisplayName UTC Conversion Time Zone Code
Format None
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName utcconversiontimezonecode
MaxValue 2147483647
MinValue -1
RequiredLevel None
Type Integer

Read-only attributes

These attributes return false for both IsValidForCreate or IsValidForUpdate. Listed by SchemaName.

CreatedBy

Property Value
Description Unique identifier of the user who created the record.
DisplayName Created By
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName createdby
RequiredLevel None
Targets systemuser
Type Lookup

CreatedByName

Property Value
Description
DisplayName
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName createdbyname
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel None
Type String

CreatedByYomiName

Property Value
Description
DisplayName
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName createdbyyominame
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Type String

CreatedOn

Property Value
DateTimeBehavior UserLocal
Description Date and time when the record was created.
DisplayName Created On
Format DateAndTime
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName createdon
RequiredLevel None
Type DateTime

CreatedOnBehalfBy

Property Value
Description Unique identifier of the delegate user who created the record.
DisplayName Created By (Delegate)
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName createdonbehalfby
RequiredLevel None
Targets systemuser
Type Lookup

CreatedOnBehalfByName

Property Value
Description
DisplayName
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName createdonbehalfbyname
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel None
Type String

CreatedOnBehalfByYomiName

Property Value
Description
DisplayName
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName createdonbehalfbyyominame
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Type String

ExchangeRate

Property Value
Description Exchange rate for the currency associated with the characteristic with respect to the base currency.
DisplayName ExchangeRate
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName exchangerate
MaxValue 100000000000
MinValue 0.0000000001
Precision 10
RequiredLevel None
Type Decimal

ModifiedBy

Property Value
Description Unique identifier of the user who modified the record.
DisplayName Modified By
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName modifiedby
RequiredLevel None
Targets systemuser
Type Lookup

ModifiedByName

Property Value
Description
DisplayName
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName modifiedbyname
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel None
Type String

ModifiedByYomiName

Property Value
Description
DisplayName
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName modifiedbyyominame
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Type String

ModifiedOn

Property Value
DateTimeBehavior UserLocal
Description Date and time when the record was modified.
DisplayName Modified On
Format DateAndTime
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName modifiedon
RequiredLevel None
Type DateTime

ModifiedOnBehalfBy

Property Value
Description Unique identifier of the delegate user who modified the record.
DisplayName Modified By (Delegate)
IsValidForForm True
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName modifiedonbehalfby
RequiredLevel None
Targets systemuser
Type Lookup

ModifiedOnBehalfByName

Property Value
Description
DisplayName
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName modifiedonbehalfbyname
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel None
Type String

ModifiedOnBehalfByYomiName

Property Value
Description
DisplayName
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName modifiedonbehalfbyyominame
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Type String

OwnerIdName

Property Value
Description Name of the owner
DisplayName
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName owneridname
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Type String

OwnerIdYomiName

Property Value
Description Yomi name of the owner
DisplayName
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName owneridyominame
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel SystemRequired
Type String

OwningBusinessUnit

Property Value
Description Unique identifier for the business unit that owns the record
DisplayName Owning Business Unit
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName owningbusinessunit
RequiredLevel None
Targets businessunit
Type Lookup

OwningTeam

Property Value
Description Unique identifier for the team that owns the record.
DisplayName Owning Team
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName owningteam
RequiredLevel None
Targets team
Type Lookup

OwningUser

Property Value
Description Unique identifier for the user that owns the record.
DisplayName Owning User
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName owninguser
RequiredLevel None
Targets systemuser
Type Lookup

TransactionCurrencyIdName

Property Value
Description
DisplayName
FormatName Text
IsLocalizable False
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName transactioncurrencyidname
MaxLength 100
RequiredLevel None
Type String

VersionNumber

Property Value
Description Version Number
DisplayName Version Number
IsValidForForm False
IsValidForRead True
LogicalName versionnumber
MaxValue 9223372036854775807
MinValue -9223372036854775808
RequiredLevel None
Type BigInt

One-To-Many Relationships

Listed by SchemaName.

Characteristic_SyncErrors

Added by: System Solution Solution

Same as syncerror entity Characteristic_SyncErrors Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity syncerror
ReferencingAttribute regardingobjectid
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName Characteristic_SyncErrors
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: DoNotDisplay
Group: Details
Label:
Order:
CascadeConfiguration Assign: Cascade
Delete: Cascade
Merge: Cascade
Reparent: Cascade
Share: Cascade
Unshare: Cascade

characteristic_DuplicateMatchingRecord

Added by: System Solution Solution

Same as duplicaterecord entity characteristic_DuplicateMatchingRecord Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity duplicaterecord
ReferencingAttribute duplicaterecordid
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName characteristic_DuplicateMatchingRecord
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: UseCollectionName
Group: Details
Label:
Order:
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: Cascade
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

characteristic_DuplicateBaseRecord

Added by: System Solution Solution

Same as duplicaterecord entity characteristic_DuplicateBaseRecord Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity duplicaterecord
ReferencingAttribute baserecordid
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName characteristic_DuplicateBaseRecord
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: UseCollectionName
Group: Details
Label:
Order:
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: Cascade
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

characteristic_AsyncOperations

Added by: System Solution Solution

Same as asyncoperation entity characteristic_AsyncOperations Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity asyncoperation
ReferencingAttribute regardingobjectid
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName characteristic_AsyncOperations
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: UseCollectionName
Group: Details
Label:
Order:
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: NoCascade
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

characteristic_MailboxTrackingFolders

Added by: System Solution Solution

Same as mailboxtrackingfolder entity characteristic_MailboxTrackingFolders Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity mailboxtrackingfolder
ReferencingAttribute regardingobjectid
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName characteristic_MailboxTrackingFolders
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: DoNotDisplay
Group: Details
Label:
Order:
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: Cascade
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

characteristic_ProcessSession

Added by: System Solution Solution

Same as processsession entity characteristic_ProcessSession Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity processsession
ReferencingAttribute regardingobjectid
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName characteristic_ProcessSession
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: UseCollectionName
Group: Details
Label:
Order:
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: NoCascade
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

characteristic_BulkDeleteFailures

Added by: System Solution Solution

Same as bulkdeletefailure entity characteristic_BulkDeleteFailures Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity bulkdeletefailure
ReferencingAttribute regardingobjectid
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName characteristic_BulkDeleteFailures
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: UseCollectionName
Group: Details
Label:
Order:
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: Cascade
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

characteristic_PrincipalObjectAttributeAccess

Added by: System Solution Solution

Same as principalobjectattributeaccess entity characteristic_PrincipalObjectAttributeAccess Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity principalobjectattributeaccess
ReferencingAttribute objectid
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName characteristic_PrincipalObjectAttributeAccesses
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: UseCollectionName
Group: Details
Label:
Order:
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: Cascade
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

characteristic_bookableresourcecharacteristic_Characteristic

Same as bookableresourcecharacteristic entity characteristic_bookableresourcecharacteristic_Characteristic Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity bookableresourcecharacteristic
ReferencingAttribute characteristic
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName characteristic_bookableresourcecharacteristic_Characteristic
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: UseCollectionName
Group: Details
Label:
Order: 10
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: Restrict
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_requirementcharacteristic_characteristic

Added by: Universal Resource Scheduling Solution

Same as msdyn_requirementcharacteristic entity msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_requirementcharacteristic_characteristic Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity msdyn_requirementcharacteristic
ReferencingAttribute msdyn_characteristic
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_requirementcharacteristic_characteristic
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: UseLabel
Group: Details
Label: Characteristics
Order: 10000
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: Restrict
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_characteristicreqforteammember_characteristic

Added by: Project Service Automation Solution

Same as msdyn_characteristicreqforteammember entity msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_characteristicreqforteammember_characteristic Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity msdyn_characteristicreqforteammember
ReferencingAttribute msdyn_characteristic
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_characteristicreqforteammember_characteristic
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: UseCollectionName
Group: Details
Label:
Order: 10000
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: Restrict
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_rolecompetencyrequirement_characteristic

Added by: Project Service Automation Solution

Same as msdyn_rolecompetencyrequirement entity msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_rolecompetencyrequirement_characteristic Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity msdyn_rolecompetencyrequirement
ReferencingAttribute msdyn_characteristic
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_rolecompetencyrequirement_characteristic
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: UseCollectionName
Group: Details
Label:
Order: 10000
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: Restrict
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_incidenttypecharacteristic_Characteristic

Added by: Field Service Solution

Same as msdyn_incidenttypecharacteristic entity msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_incidenttypecharacteristic_Characteristic Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity msdyn_incidenttypecharacteristic
ReferencingAttribute msdyn_characteristic
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_incidenttypecharacteristic_Characteristic
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: UseCollectionName
Group: Details
Label:
Order: 10000
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: RemoveLink
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_workordercharacteristic_Characteristic

Added by: Field Service Solution

Same as msdyn_workordercharacteristic entity msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_workordercharacteristic_Characteristic Many-To-One relationship.

Property Value
ReferencingEntity msdyn_workordercharacteristic
ReferencingAttribute msdyn_characteristic
IsHierarchical False
IsCustomizable True
ReferencedEntityNavigationPropertyName msdyn_characteristic_msdyn_workordercharacteristic_Characteristic
AssociatedMenuConfiguration Behavior: DoNotDisplay
Group: Details
Label:
Order: 10000
CascadeConfiguration Assign: NoCascade
Delete: RemoveLink
Merge: NoCascade
Reparent: NoCascade
Share: NoCascade
Unshare: NoCascade

Many-To-One Relationships

Each Many-To-One relationship is defined by a corresponding One-To-Many relationship with the related entity. Listed by SchemaName.

lk_characteristic_createdby

Added by: System Solution Solution

See systemuser Entity lk_characteristic_createdby One-To-Many relationship.

lk_characteristic_createdonbehalfby

Added by: System Solution Solution

See systemuser Entity lk_characteristic_createdonbehalfby One-To-Many relationship.

lk_characteristic_modifiedby

Added by: System Solution Solution

See systemuser Entity lk_characteristic_modifiedby One-To-Many relationship.

lk_characteristic_modifiedonbehalfby

Added by: System Solution Solution

See systemuser Entity lk_characteristic_modifiedonbehalfby One-To-Many relationship.

user_characteristic

Added by: System Solution Solution

See systemuser Entity user_characteristic One-To-Many relationship.

team_characteristic

Added by: System Solution Solution

See team Entity team_characteristic One-To-Many relationship.

business_unit_characteristic

Added by: System Solution Solution

See businessunit Entity business_unit_characteristic One-To-Many relationship.

TransactionCurrency_characteristic

Added by: System Solution Solution

See transactioncurrency Entity TransactionCurrency_characteristic One-To-Many relationship.

See also

About the Entity Reference
Programming reference for Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement
Web API Reference
characteristic EntityType