CRMAccount.AddSubAccount Method

The AddSubAccount method adds a sub-account to the specified account.


[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Sub AddSubAccount(
  ByVal Caller As CUserAuth,
  ByVal AccountId As String,
  ByVal SubAccountId As String
public void AddSubAccount(
  CUserAuth  Caller,
  string  AccountId,
  string  SubAccountId
public: void AddSubAccount(
  CUserAuth*  Caller,
  String*  AccountId,
  String*  SubAccountId



Specifies the identity of the caller. To perform this action, the caller must have the prvAppendAccount and prvAppendToAccount privileges and access rights on the objects being modified. See CUserAuth.


Specifies the ID of the account.


Specifies the ID of the sub-account to be added to the account.

Return Value

No return value.


If there is an error, SOAP throws an exception and the error message is reported in System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException.Detail.OuterXml.

All IDs passed to the platform are GUIDs wrapped in braces. For example: {6522D89A-A752-4455-A2B0-51494C6957C3}


// strServer should be set with the name of the platform Web server
string strServer = "myservername";

// virtualDirectory should be set with the name of the Microsoft CRM
// virtual directory on the platform Web server
string virtualDirectory = "mscrmservices";
string strDir = "https://" + strServer + "/" + virtualDirectory + "/";

// BizUser proxy object
Microsoft.Crm.Platform.Proxy.BizUser bizUser = new Microsoft.Crm.Platform.Proxy.BizUser ();
bizUser.Credentials = System.Net.CredentialCache.DefaultCredentials;
bizUser.Url = strDir + "BizUser.srf";

// CRMAccount proxy object
Microsoft.Crm.Platform.Proxy.CRMAccount account = new Microsoft.Crm.Platform.Proxy.CRMAccount ();
account.Credentials = System.Net.CredentialCache.DefaultCredentials;
account.Url = strDir + "CRMAccount.srf";
string strErrorMsg;
string strAccountId = "{3E24E79C-7EC5-4473-95FF-7E46FEBB534B}";
string strSubAccountId = "{007DD797-5E44-49AE-8D5C-24BD1E2C7541}";

   Microsoft.Crm.Platform.Proxy.CUserAuth userAuth = bizUser.WhoAmI();

   // Add another account as a sub-account
   account.AddSubAccount(userAuth, strAccountId, strSubAccountId);
catch (System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException err)
   // Process the platform error here
   strErrorMsg = ("ErrorMessage: " + err.Message + " " + err.Detail.OuterXml + " Source: " + err.Source );
catch (Exception err)
   // Process other errors here
   strErrorMsg = ("ErrorMessage: " + err.Message );


Namespace: Microsoft.Crm.Platform.Proxy

Assembly: Microsoft.Crm.Platform.Proxy.dll

See Also

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