DisplayString entity messages and methods


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

A display string represents a customized message for an entity that has been renamed. The schema name for this entity is DisplayString. 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.




Retrieves a display string. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Retrieve method.


Retrieves a collection of display strings. You can also call the IOrganizationService.RetrieveMultiple method.


Updates a display string. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Update method.

See Also

Modify the messages for an entity
Service calendar appearance configuration
Privileges by entity

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