How to Localize Your Custom Connection Manager

Similar to localizing a task, you can localize the display name and description of a custom connection manager by setting the LocalizationType property of the DtsConnection attribute. SSIS will look for two properties on the class:

  • ConnectionDescription
  • ConnectionDisplayName

These must be public, static string properties on your LocalizationType class.

The code looks like this:

One Response to “How to Localize Your Custom Connection Manager”

  1. ArthurZ says:

    Interesting that it takes in attributes, I am also curious what the real life uses are?

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