DTSPackageType Enumeration


Identifies the tool that created the package.

Namespace:   Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Runtime
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.ManagedDTS (in Microsoft.SqlServer.ManagedDTS.dll)

Public Enumeration DTSPackageType

Member nameDescription



Specifies that the package was created in the designer in SQL Server 2000.


Specifies that the package was created in SSIS Designer in SQL Server 2008 Integration Services (SSIS).


Specifies that the package was created by the SQL Server Import and Export Wizard.


Specifies that the DBMaint client created the package.


Specifies that the package was generated to support transformable subscriptions.

The following code example loads one of the Integration Services package samples, and displays its package type, which is one of the values from this enumeration.

Imports System
Imports System.Collections.Generic
Imports System.Text
Imports Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Runtime

Namespace Microsoft.SqlServer.SSIS.Samples
    Class Program
        Shared  Sub Main(ByVal args() As String)
            Dim app As Application =  New Application() 
            Dim pkg As Package =  New Package() 
            pkg = app.LoadPackage("C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Samples\Integration Services\Package Samples\SmoTablesDBCC\SmoTablesDBCC\SmoTablesDBCC.dtsx", Nothing)

            ' Display the package type.
            Console.WriteLine("The package type is: {0}", pkg.PackageType)
        End Sub
    End Class
End Namespace

Sample Output:

The package type is: DTSDesigner100

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