For custom record types, fields on the body and subtabs (Numbering, Permissions, Links, and Managers) can be set on add or update of a new Custom Record Type. Fields on the Fields, Forms, Online Forms, Child Records, and Parent Records subtabs can only be set on update to an existing custom record.
For information about working with custom records types in the UI, see Creating Custom Record Types.
The custom record type record is defined in the setupCustom (customization) XSD.
The following operations can be used with custom record types.
You can also use the asynchronous equivalents of SOAP web services list operations. For information about asynchronous operations, see SOAP Web Services Asynchronous Operations. For more information about request processing, see Synchronous Versus Asynchronous Request Processing.
The SOAP Schema Browser includes definitions for all body fields, sublist fields, search filters, and search joins available to this record. For details, see the SOAP Schema Browser’s custom record type reference page.
For information on using the SOAP Schema Browser, see SOAP Schema Browser.
Working with Custom Record Sublists
The SOAP Schema Browser includes all sublists associated with the custom record record type. See the following information for usage notes regarding specific Custom Record sublists. Usage notes are not provided for every sublist type.
This is a read-only list that returns all custom records that define the current record as it's parent.
This is a read-only list that returns the forms that have been created for use with the current record type. A single default form is automatically created for any new record type.
This is a read-only list that returns all online forms that have been created for the current custom record type.
This is a read-only list that returns the parent records this record is a child of.
To have the entries set here active, you must set the usePermission field to TRUE for the record type definition.