CRMSalesLiterature.Update Method

The Update method updates a sales literature object.


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



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


Specifies the ID of the sales literature object that is to be updated.


Specifies an XML string describing the updated sales literature object. The XML schema is described by salesliterature.xsd.

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 = "http://" + 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";

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

string strErrorMsg;

   Microsoft.CRM.Proxy.CUserAuth userAuth = bizUser.WhoAmI();

   string strSalesLiteratureId = "{706D1D72-CF08-40CD-8059-CC0DF6377A19}"; 

   string strSalesLiteratureXml = "<salesliterature>";
   strSalesLiteratureXml += "<name>name2</name>";
   strSalesLiteratureXml += "<description>description2</description>";
   strSalesLiteratureXml += "</salesliterature>";

   // Now update the sales sales literature
   salesliterature.Update(userAuth, strSalesLiteratureId, strSalesLiteratureXml);

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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