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Task.GetConnectionName Method

Gets a String containing the name of the connection.

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

public string GetConnectionName (
	Connections connections,
	string nameOrID
public String GetConnectionName (
	Connections connections, 
	String nameOrID
public function GetConnectionName (
	connections : Connections, 
	nameOrID : String
) : String



The Connections collection to review.


The ID of the connection to return.

Return Value

A String containing the connection's name.

This function is useful when if you are writing a custom task, and want to convert between the connection ID and the connection name.

The following code example shows an example of a task using the GetConnectionID method to get and set the names and ID of the connection in the task's custom myConnection property.

public string myConnection 
          {return GetConnectionName(m_connections, m_ MyConnectionName);
          {m_MyConnectionName = GetConnectionID(m_connections, value);}

Any public static (Shared in Microsoft Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Development Platforms

For a list of the supported platforms, see Hardware and Software Requirements for Installing SQL Server 2005.

Target Platforms