save (Client API reference)

Saves the record synchronously with the options to close the form or open a new form after the save is completed.

Syntax

formContext.data.entity.save(saveOption);

Note

This method is deprecated and we recommend to use the formContext.data.save method.

Parameters

Name Type Required Description
saveOption String No Specify options for saving the record. If no parameter is included in the method, the record will simply be saved. This is the equivalent of using the Save command.
You can specify one of the following values:

- saveandclose: This is the equivalent of using the Save and Close command.

- saveandnew: This is the equivalent of the using the Save and New command.

Note

Unsure about entity vs. table? See Developers: Understand terminology in Microsoft Dataverse.

Example

To open a new form after the save is completed:

formContext.data.entity.save("saveandnew");

formContext.data.save

formContext