ImportSolutionRequest Class

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

Contains the data that is needed to import a solution.

Namespace: Microsoft.Crm.Sdk.Messages
Assembly: Microsoft.Crm.Sdk.Proxy (in Microsoft.Crm.Sdk.Proxy.dll)


<DataContractAttribute(Namespace:="")> _
Public NotInheritable Class ImportSolutionRequest
    Inherits OrganizationRequest
public sealed class ImportSolutionRequest : OrganizationRequest


The following example shows how to use this message. For this sample to work correctly, you must be connected to the server to get an IOrganizationService interface. For the complete sample, see the link later in this topic.

// Install or Upgrade a Solution                  

byte[] fileBytes = File.ReadAllBytes(ManagedSolutionLocation);

ImportSolutionRequest impSolReq = new ImportSolutionRequest()
    CustomizationFile = fileBytes


Console.WriteLine("Imported Solution from {0}", ManagedSolutionLocation);
' Install or Upgrade a Solution                  

Dim fileBytes() As Byte = File.ReadAllBytes(ManagedSolutionLocation)

Dim impSolReq As New ImportSolutionRequest() With {
 .CustomizationFile = fileBytes


Console.WriteLine("Imported Solution from {0}", ManagedSolutionLocation)


Message Availability

For this message to work, the caller must be connected to the server.


This request is the only one that can be called either synchronously or asynchronously.

To use this messages synchronously, pass an instance of this class to the Execute method, which returns an instance of ImportSolutionResponse.

To use this message asynchronously, instantiate a ExecuteAsyncRequest and set the Request property to an instance of this class. Use the Execute method to return an ExecuteAsyncResponse. The Results property will contain the ImportSolutionResponse. Use the ExecuteAsyncResponse.AsyncJobId to track the success of the solution import.

Privileges and Access Rights

To perform this action, the caller must have privileges listed in ImportSolution Privileges.

Notes for Callers

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


ImportSolutionRequest Members
Microsoft.Crm.Sdk.Messages Namespace

Other Resources

Sample: Work With Solutions
Package and Distribute Extensions with Microsoft Dynamics CRM Solutions

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