Metric (goal metric) entity messages and methods


Updated: November 29, 2016

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

A goal metric represents a type of measurement for a goal, such as money amount or count.

The early bound class for this entity is Metric. 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.




Creates a goal metric. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Create method.


Deletes a goal metric. You can also call theIOrganizationService.Delete method.


Retrieves a goal metric. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Retrieve method.


Retrieves a collection of goal metrics. You can also call the IOrganizationService.RetrieveMultiple method.


Sets the state of a goal metric. The possible states are defined in the MetricState enumeration. For a list of the state values, refer to the metric entity metadata. You can find this information in the metadata for your organization. See the preceding metadata browser information.


Updates a goal metric. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Update method.

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