what are the items in a collection that referred in foreach item type enumerator within foreach loop container1

ArunRaaman 991 Reputation points
2022-03-19T19:26:06.477+00:00

Hello There,

When I recently gone through microsoft documentation about SSIS -- Foreach Item Enumerator, following points took my attention:

**> Foreach Item enumerator to enumerate items that are collections. For example, you can enumerate the names of executables and working directories that an Execute Process task uses.

You use the Foreach Item enumerator to enumerate items in a collection.**

From the above two highlighted statements, what are such items that considered to be collection? Is there any documented source to understand the concept of 'collection' and 'its items'?
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  1. ZoeHui-MSFT 33,626 Reputation points
    2022-03-21T01:59:53.077+00:00

    Hi @ArunRaaman ,

    The For Each Item Enumerator is of the Enumerator option available in Foreach Loop Container. It will use to enumerate through a list of static items declared at the For Each Container level.

    Here is an example to use ForEach Item Enumerator to Create Folders for each Month by Quarter for Current Year.

    Hope it could help us to understand the collection.

    ssis-foreach-item-enumerator-to-create.html

    Regards,

    Zoe


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