AttributeMetadata.AttributeType Property

Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013, Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online

Gets the type for the attribute.

Namespace: Microsoft.Xrm.Sdk.Metadata
Assembly: Microsoft.Xrm.Sdk (in Microsoft.Xrm.Sdk.dll)


<DataMemberAttribute> _
Public Property AttributeType As Nullable(Of AttributeTypeCode)
public Nullable<AttributeTypeCode> AttributeType { get; }

Property Value

Type: Nullable<AttributeTypeCode>
The attribute type.


This property is read-only it is set based on the type of Attribute passed to the CreateAttributeRequest message.


For ImageAttributeMetadata this value will return Virtual. Use AttributeTypeName to get a value that is correct for all types.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Development Platforms

Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7 (All Versions), Windows 8 (All Versions)

Target Platforms

Windows Server 2008, ,Windows Server 2012, ,Windows 7 (All Versions),

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See Also


AttributeMetadata Class
AttributeMetadata Members
Microsoft.Xrm.Sdk.Metadata Namespace

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