DTSPackageType Enumeration


Identifies the tool that created the package.

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

public enum 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.

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Text;
using Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Runtime;

namespace Microsoft.SqlServer.SSIS.Samples
    class Program
        static void Main(string[] args)
            Application app = new Application();
            Package pkg= new Package();
            pkg = app.LoadPackage(@"C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Samples\Integration Services\Package Samples\SmoTablesDBCC\SmoTablesDBCC\SmoTablesDBCC.dtsx", null);

            // Display the package type.
            Console.WriteLine("The package type is: {0}", pkg.PackageType);

Sample Output:

The package type is: DTSDesigner100

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