CRMNotesManager.RemoveParent Method

The RemoveParent method removes the parent of an existing note but leaves the parent and the note otherwise intact.


[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Sub RemoveParent(
  ByVal Caller As CUserAuth,
  ByVal NoteId As String
public void RemoveParent(
  CUserAuth  Caller,
  string  NoteId
public: void RemoveParent(
  CUserAuth*  Caller,
  String*  NoteId



Specifies the identity of the caller. The caller must have the prvWriteNote privilege to perform this action. See CUserAuth.


Specifies the ID of the note.

Return Value

No return value.


If there is an error, SOAP throws an exception and the error message is reported in System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException.Detail.OuterXml.

All IDs passed to the platform are GUIDs wrapped in braces. For example: {6522D89A-A752-4455-A2B0-51494C6957C3}


// strServer should be set with the name of the platform Web server
string strServer = "myservername";

// virtualDirectory should be set with the name of the Microsoft CRM
// virtual directory on the platform Web server
string virtualDirectory = "mscrmservices";
string strDir = "https://" + strServer + "/" + virtualDirectory + "/";

// BizUser proxy object
Microsoft.CRM.Proxy.BizUser bizUser = new Microsoft.CRM.Proxy.BizUser ();
bizUser.Credentials = System.Net.CredentialCache.DefaultCredentials;
bizUser.Url = strDir + "BizUser.srf";

// CRMNotesManager proxy object
Microsoft.CRM.Proxy.CRMNotesManager  notesmanager = new Microsoft.CRM.Proxy.CRMNotesManager();
notesmanager.Credentials = System.Net.CredentialCache.DefaultCredentials;
notesmanager.Url = strDir + "CRMNotesManager.srf";

string strErrorMsg;
string strNoteId = "{09CBE06F-40DB-4C9D-9CAF-9B7F27294793}";
string strAccountId = "{3E24E79C-7EC5-4473-95FF-7E46FEBB534B}";
   Microsoft.CRM.Proxy.CUserAuth userAuth = bizUser.WhoAmI();

   Microsoft.CRM.Proxy.CObjectName objName = new Microsoft.CRM.Proxy.CObjectName();
   objName.Id = strAccountId;
   objName.Type = Microsoft.CRM.Proxy.ObjectType.otAccount;

   // Attach the note to the account
   notesmanager.SetParent(userAuth, strNoteId, objName);

   // Remove the parent for the note
   notesmanager.RemoveParent(userAuth, strNoteId);
catch (System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException err)
   // Process the platform error here
   strErrorMsg = ("ErrorMessage: " + err.Message + " " + err.Detail.OuterXml + " Source: " + err.Source );
catch (Exception err)
   // Process other errors here
   strErrorMsg = ("ErrorMessage: " + err.Message );


Namespace: Microsoft.CRM.Proxy

Assembly: microsoft.crm.proxy.dll

See Also

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