DeleteAttributeRequest Class


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

Contains the data that is needed to delete an attribute.

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

Inheritance Hierarchy



[DataContractAttribute(Namespace = "")]
public sealed class DeleteAttributeRequest : OrganizationRequest
<DataContractAttribute(Namespace := "")>
Public NotInheritable Class DeleteAttributeRequest
    Inherits OrganizationRequest


Name Description
System_CAPS_pubmethod DeleteAttributeRequest()

Initializes a new instance of the DeleteAttributeRequest class


Name Description
System_CAPS_pubproperty EntityLogicalName

Gets or sets the logical name of the entity that contains the attribute. Required.

System_CAPS_pubproperty ExtensionData

Gets or sets the structure that contains extra data. Optional.(Inherited from OrganizationRequest.)

System_CAPS_pubproperty Item[String]

Gets or sets the indexer for the Parameters collection.(Inherited from OrganizationRequest.)

System_CAPS_pubproperty LogicalName

Gets or sets the logical name of the attribute to delete. Required.

System_CAPS_pubproperty Parameters

Gets or sets the collection of parameters for the request. Required, but is supplied by derived classes.(Inherited from OrganizationRequest.)

System_CAPS_pubproperty RequestId

Gets or sets the ID of an asynchronous operation (system job). Optional. (Inherited from OrganizationRequest.)

System_CAPS_pubproperty RequestName

Gets or sets the name of the request. Required, but is supplied by derived classes.(Inherited from OrganizationRequest.)


Name Description
System_CAPS_pubmethod Equals(Object)

(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetHashCode()

(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetType()

(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ToString()

(Inherited from Object.)


Message Availability

For this message to work, the caller must be connected to the server.


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

Privileges and Access Rights

To perform this action, the caller must have privileges listed in DeleteAttribute message privileges.

Notes for Callers


The following example shows how to use this message. For this sample to work correctly, you must be connected to the server to get an IOrganizationService interface. For the complete sample, see the link later in this topic.

// Delete all attributes created for this sample.
foreach (AttributeMetadata anAttribute in addedAttributes)
    // Create the request object
    DeleteAttributeRequest deleteAttribute = new DeleteAttributeRequest
        // Set the request properties 
        EntityLogicalName = Contact.EntityLogicalName,
        LogicalName = anAttribute.SchemaName
    // Execute the request

' Delete all attributes created for this sample.
For Each anAttribute As AttributeMetadata In addedAttributes
 ' Create the request object
 Dim deleteAttribute As DeleteAttributeRequest = New DeleteAttributeRequest With {
  .EntityLogicalName = Contact.EntityLogicalName,
  .LogicalName = anAttribute.SchemaName}
 ' Set the request properties 
 ' Execute the request
Next anAttribute

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.

See Also

Microsoft.Xrm.Sdk.Messages Namespace
Sample: Work with attribute metadata

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