Tag Archives: Web API

Execute Action with “EntityCollection” Parameter using Web API in Dynamics 365

Introduction Recently, we had a requirement where we wanted to Execute Custom Action in Dynamics CRM by passing “EntityCollection” type parameter using Web API. We have discussed how to execute the action using Web API in one of our earlier blog. However, in this blog we just explained executing action with string parameter. Here we […]

Executing Predefined Queries in Dynamics CRM using Web API through Scripts

Introduction: What do you mean by Predefined Query? System Views created in the CRM contains an inbuilt query which displays the results satisfying the Query mentioned in the view. For e.g. “Active Contacts” an OOB system view. Also, Users can create their views in Advance Find by specifying their criteria’s and save it giving any […]

Web API functions in Dynamics CRM 2016

The Web API which is introduced in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2016 enhances the experience while developing through different programming languages, devices and platforms. It implements the OData, version 4.0, an OASIS standard which is used to build as well as to consume Restful APIs over rich data sources. There are predefined functions introduced in the […]

Execute fetchxml using Web API in Dynamics CRM 2016

Introduction Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online 2016 Update and Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2016 (on-premises) introduced new concept called The Web API. It can be used across a wide variety of programming languages, platforms, and devices. The Web API implements the OData (Open Data Protocol), version 4.0, an OASIS standard for building and consuming Restful APIs. Basically […]