FieldPermission entity messages and methods


Applies To: Dynamics 365 (online), Dynamics 365 (on-premises), Dynamics CRM 2016, Dynamics CRM Online

A field permission is a group of field privileges (Create, Read or Update) used to provide appropriate access to secured fields. The schema name for this entity is FieldPermission. To view the entity metadata for your organization, install the Metadata Browser solution described in Browse the metadata for your organization. You can also view the metadata for an uncustomized organization in the Excel file called EntityMetadata.xlsx included in the top-level folder of the SDK download.

The following table describes the messages for this entity, which you use with the IOrganizationService.Execute method.




Creates a field permission. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Create method.


Deletes a field permission. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Delete method.


Retrieves a field permission. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Retrieve method.


Retrieves a collection of field permissions. You can also call the IOrganizationService.RetrieveMultiple method.


Updates a field permission. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Update method.

See Also

Field security entities
FieldSecurityProfile entity messages and methods
PrincipalObjectAttributeAccess (field sharing) entity messages and methods
Field-level data encryption
Sample: Retrieve field permissions
Sample: Enable field security for an entity
Sample: Retrieve field sharing records
Privileges by entity

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