Find an entity's logical name - Dynamics 365 CRM
Learn how to find a entity's logical name, used in plugins, workflows, and form scripting.
Click here to find a field's logical name.
What you will learn
Navigate to the system solution
Find an entity in a solution
Find its logical name
Step 1 - Navigate to the system solution
On your site map, Select the Settings Area, and click Customizations.
Click on Customize the System.
Step 2 - Navigate to the associated Entity
A solution window will appear.
On the left hand side of this window, click on the drop down arrow to the left of "Entities".
Scroll down to the associated Entity. I am trying to find a logical name for the Contact entity.
Step 3 - Find the name (logical name)
Click on Contact, not the drop down arrow to the left of it.
Under Entity Definition, locate the name box. This is the logical name of the entity.