RetrieveTimestampRequest Class

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

Contains the data that is needed to retrieves a time stamp for the metadata.

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


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

Privileges and Access Rights

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

Notes for Callers

Execute this message before you retrieve metadata. You can repeat this process later to see if the metadata has changed in the intervening time. If the value is the same, the metadata has not changed. If the value is different, you retrieve the metadata again to get the updated values.

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


RetrieveTimestampRequest Members
Microsoft.Xrm.Sdk.Messages Namespace

Other Resources

Extend the Metadata Model for Microsoft Dynamics CRM

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