Add Method
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Variables.Add Method (String, Boolean, String, Object)


Adds a Variable object to the Variables collection.

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

public Variable Add(
	string name,
	bool readOnly,
	string nameSpace,
	object val


Type: System.String

The name of the package, task, or container variable to add to the collection.

Type: System.Boolean

A Boolean that indicates whether the variable is read-only or whether the variable can be modified.

Type: System.String

The namespace for the variable. Default value is the User variable namespace. You can also create a namespace to identify variables you create that are used in a certain part of a package. You cannot add variables to the System variable namespace.

Type: System.Object

The design-time value of the variable.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Runtime.Variable

The newly created variable that was added to the Variables collection.

For more information, see Use Variables in Packages.

The following example creates a package, and adds a variable, myVar, to its variable collection.

static void Main(string[] args)
            Package p = new Package();
            //Add a variable, myvar, to the package variables
            // collection. The variable has a value of 5, in the myNamespace
            // namespace.
            Variable var = p.Variables.Add("myVar", false, "myNamespace", 5);
            // Enter the rest of your code here.
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