InitializeFromRequest Class

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

Contains the data that is needed to initialize a new record from an existing record.

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


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


Message Availability

This message works regardless whether the caller is connected to the server or offline.


Pass an instance of this class to the Execute method, which returns an instance of the InitializeFromResponse class.

Privileges and Access Rights

To perform this action, the caller must have privileges on the entity that is specified in the TargetEntityName property and access rights on the record that is specified in the EntityMoniker property. For a complete list of the required privileges, see InitializeFrom Privileges.

Notes for Callers

To create a record from the result, pass the Entity value to the Create method or the CreateRequest message.

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),

See Also


InitializeFromRequest Members
Microsoft.Crm.Sdk.Messages Namespace

Other Resources

Account Entity Messages and Methods
BulkOperationLog (Quick Campaign Log) Entity Messages and Methods

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