DtsConnectionAttribute DtsConnectionAttribute DtsConnectionAttribute DtsConnectionAttribute Class


Supplies design time information about a ConnectionManager object.

public ref class DtsConnectionAttribute sealed : Microsoft::SqlServer::Dts::Runtime::Localization::DtsLocalizableAttribute
[System.AttributeUsage(System.AttributeTargets.Class, AllowMultiple=false, Inherited=false)]
public sealed class DtsConnectionAttribute : Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Runtime.Localization.DtsLocalizableAttribute
type DtsConnectionAttribute = class
    inherit DtsLocalizableAttribute
Public NotInheritable Class DtsConnectionAttribute
Inherits DtsLocalizableAttribute


The following example shows a class that implements this attribute.

  [DtsConnection(DisplayName = "MyConnectionManager",  
    Description = "Custom Connection Manager for Testing",  
    IconResource = "MyConnectionManager.MyConnectionMgrIcon.ico",  
    UITypeName = "MyNamespace.MyConnectionManagerClassName," +  
public class MyConnnectionMgr : ConnectionManagerBase  
<DtsConnection(DisplayName:="MyConnectionManager", _  
  Description:="Custom Connection Manager for Testing", _  
  IconResource:="MyConnectionManager.MyConnectionMgrIcon.ico", _  
  UITypeName:="MyNamespace.MyConnectionManagerClassName,MyAssemblyName," & _  
  "Version=,Culture=neutral,PublicKeyToken=")> _  
Public Class MyConnnectionMgr  
     Inherits ConnectionManagerBase  
End Class  


This attribute is applied to managed Integration Services connection managers that are derived from ConnectionManagerBase. The attribute identifies a class as a managed connection manager and provides information through its properties that control how the SSIS Designer displays and interacts with the object.

The DisplayName and ConnectionType properties are required properties. The DisplayName is displayed in the list of connection managers in SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT).


DtsConnectionAttribute() DtsConnectionAttribute() DtsConnectionAttribute() DtsConnectionAttribute()

Initializes a new instance of the DtsConnectionAttribute class.


ConnectionContact ConnectionContact ConnectionContact ConnectionContact

Gets or sets a String that contains the contact information for the connection manager.

ConnectionType ConnectionType ConnectionType ConnectionType

Gets or sets the type of the connection manager. This property is required.

Description Description Description Description

Gets or sets the description of the DtsLocalizableAttribute.

(Inherited from DtsLocalizableAttribute)
DisplayName DisplayName DisplayName DisplayName

Gets or sets the display name of the DtsLocalizableAttribute.

(Inherited from DtsLocalizableAttribute)
IconResource IconResource IconResource IconResource

Gets or sets the icon associated with the connection manager object.

LocalizationType LocalizationType LocalizationType LocalizationType

Gets or sets the class that supplies values for the DtsLocalizableAttribute.

(Inherited from DtsLocalizableAttribute)
UITypeName UITypeName UITypeName UITypeName

Specifies the qualified name of the assembly that implements the user interface of the connection manager.

Applies to