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organization.schemanameprefix Property

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[Applies to: Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0]

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Gets or sets the prefix used for custom entities and attributes.


[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Property schemanameprefix As String
public string schemanameprefix {get; set;}

Property Value

The value of this property is a String type.


The prefix can contain only alpha-numeric characters.

Each organization should change the value of this prefix to ensure unique entity names. This is especially true if you are developing an add-in that contains custom entities so that it can be installed on any system.

The following table contains additional information about this property:

Platform requiredNo
Application requirement levelNo Constraint
Valid for createYes
Valid for retrieveYes
Valid for updateYes
Max length8


Web Service: CrmService

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