Retrieve Attribute Display name in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011

Posted: October 2, 2012 in Code Snippets, CRM 2011

Retrieve Attribute Display(Label) name in CRM 2011

public static string GetAttributeDisplayName(IOrganizationService service, string entitySchemaName, string attributeSchemaName)
            RetrieveAttributeRequest retrieveAttributeRequest = new RetrieveAttributeRequest
                EntityLogicalName = entitySchemaName,
                LogicalName = attributeSchemaName,
                RetrieveAsIfPublished = true
            RetrieveAttributeResponse retrieveAttributeResponse = (RetrieveAttributeResponse)service.Execute(retrieveAttributeRequest);
            AttributeMetadata retrievedAttributeMetadata = (AttributeMetadata)retrieveAttributeResponse.AttributeMetadata;
            return retrievedAttributeMetadata.DisplayName.UserLocalizedLabel.Label;
  1. Chris says:

    Thanks for taking the time and effort to share this

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