DtsTaskAttribute.UITypeName Property


Specifies the qualified name of the assembly that implements the user interface of the task.

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

public string UITypeName { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The type name of the user interface of the task object.

This optional property specifies the user interface that is displayed when the task is edited in the SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) .

The format of the property is a comma-delimited string that contains the following elements:

  • Type name

  • Assembly name

  • File version

  • Culture

  • Public key token

The following example demonstrates the proper format of this property.

using System;
using Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Runtime;
namespace Microsoft.SSIS.Samples
   DisplayName = "MyTask",
   IconResource = "MyTask.MyTaskIcon.ico",
   UITypeName = "My Custom Task," +
   "Version=," +
   "Culture = Neutral," +
   "PublicKeyToken = 12345abc6789de01",
   TaskType = "PackageMaintenance",
   TaskContact = "MyTask; company name; any other information",
   RequiredProductLevel = DTSProductLevel.None
  public class MyTask : Task
    // Your code here.

You find the values of the Culture and PublicKeyToken parameters by examining the properties of the user interface assembly in the global assembly cache.

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