SecurityTypes Enumeration

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

Describes the security type for the relationship.

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


<FlagsAttribute> _
<DataContractAttribute(Name:="SecurityTypes", Namespace:="")> _
Public Enumeration SecurityTypes
[DataContractAttribute(Name="SecurityTypes", Namespace="")] 
public enum SecurityTypes


Member name Description
Append The Append and AppendTo privileges are checked for create or update operations. Value = 1.
Inheritance The referencing entity record inherits security from the referenced security record. Value = 8.
None No security privileges are checked during create or update operations. Value = 0.
ParentChild Security for the referencing entity record is derived from the referenced entity record. Value = 2.
Pointer Security for the referencing entity record is derived from a pointer record. Value = 4.


This enumeration is used for the RelationshipMetadataBase.SecurityTypes property. This value is set by the system. You should not set this value.


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


Microsoft.Xrm.Sdk.Metadata Namespace
RelationshipMetadataBase Class
RelationshipMetadataBase.SecurityTypes Property

Other Resources

Customize Entity Relationship Metadata

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