PicklistMapping (list value mapping) entity messages and methods


Updated: November 29, 2016

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

A picklist mapping represents a mapping between a column in the source file and a target attribute of picklist, Boolean, state, or status type in Microsoft Dynamics 365. This is used in conjunction with column mapping.

Each list value in the source column must be mapped to a valid picklist option value for the target attribute. The schema name for this entity is PicklistMapping. 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 picklist mapping. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Create method.


Deletes a picklist mapping. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Delete method.


Retrieves a picklist mapping. You can also call the IOrganizationService.Retrieve method.


Retrieves a collection of picklist mappings. You can also call the IOrganizationService.RetrieveMultiple method.

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