postfollow EntityType

Represents a user following the activity feed of an object.

Entity Set Path
[organization URI]/api/data/v9.0/postfollows
Base Type
Display Name
Primary Key
Primary Key Attribute
Operations Supported


Properties represent fields of data stored in the entity.Some properties are read-only.

Name Type Details
createdon Edm.DateTimeOffset

Shows the date and time when the record was created. The date and time are displayed in the time zone selected in Microsoft Dynamics 365 options.

Display Name: Created On

Read Only
postfollowid Edm.Guid

Shows the ID of the post follow.

Display Name: PostFollow

timezoneruleversionnumber Edm.Int32

For internal use only.

Display Name: Time Zone Rule Version Number

utcconversiontimezonecode Edm.Int32

Time zone code that was in use when the record was created.

Display Name: UTC Conversion Time Zone Code

versionnumber Edm.Int64

Version number of post follow.

Display Name: Version Number

Read Only
yammerpoststate Edm.Int32

Internal Use Only

Display Name: Internal Use Only

Read Only

Lookup Properties

Lookup properties are read-only, computed properties which contain entity primary key Edm.Guid data for one or more corresponding single-valued navigation properties. More information: Lookup properties and Retrieve data about lookup properties.

Name Single-valued navigation property Description
_createdby_value createdby

Shows who created the record.

_createdonbehalfby_value createdonbehalfby

Shows who created the record on behalf of another user.

_ownerid_value ownerid

Enter the user or team who is assigned to manage the record. This field is updated every time the record is assigned to a different user.

_owningbusinessunit_value owningbusinessunit

Unique identifier for the business unit that owns the record.

_owningteam_value owningteam

Unique identifier of the team who owns the follow.

_owninguser_value owninguser

Unique identifier for the user who owns the record.

_regardingobjectid_value regardingobjectid_accountregardingobjectid_processsessionregardingobjectid_queueregardingobjectid_systemuserregardingobjectid_contactregardingobjectid_knowledgearticleregardingobjectid_leadregardingobjectid_incidentregardingobjectid_opportunityregardingobjectid_competitor

Choose the parent record for the followed post to identify the customer, opportunity, case, or other record type that the post most closely relates to.

Single-valued navigation properties

Single-valued navigation properties represent lookup fields where a single entity can be referenced. Each single-valued navigation property has a corresponding partner collection-valued navigation property on the related entity.

Name Type Partner
createdby systemuser lk_PostFollow_createdby
createdonbehalfby systemuser lk_postfollow_createdonbehalfby
ownerid principal owner_postfollows
owningbusinessunit businessunit business_unit_postfollows
owningteam team OwningTeam_postfollows
owninguser systemuser user_owner_postfollows
regardingobjectid_account account account_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_appointment appointment appointment_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_competitor competitor competitor_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_contact contact contact_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_incident incident incident_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_knowledgearticle knowledgearticle knowledgearticle_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_lead lead lead_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_opportunity opportunity opportunity_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_phonecall phonecall phonecall_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_processsession processsession processsession_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_queue queue queue_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_recurringappointmentmaster recurringappointmentmaster recurringappointmentmaster_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_systemuser systemuser systemuser_PostFollows
regardingobjectid_task task task_PostFollows

Collection-valued navigation properties

Collection-valued navigation properties represent collections of entities which may represent either a one-to-many (1:N) or many-to-many (N:N) relationship between the entities.

Name Type Partner
PostFollow_AsyncOperations asyncoperation regardingobjectid_postfollow
PostFollow_SyncErrors syncerror regardingobjectid_postfollow_syncerror


The following solutions include the postfollow entity type.

Name Description
Lead Management Dynamics 365 workload for lead management.
Marketing Sales For internal use only.
Sales Dynamics 365 workload for sales.
Service Dynamics 365 workload for service.
System Solution Internal CRM System Solution

See also