Closes all the channels associated with the channel factory within a specified interval of time.
Assembly: System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)
This method sequentially attempts to close all of the active channels associated with the channel factory in no particular order. The timeout parameter is the cumulative amount of time available for closing all of the channels. If a graceful close of one of the channels fails (for example, if the channel is faulted causing an exception to be thrown) then this operation fails and does not attempt to close the remaining channels. Failure in this method causes the factory and any remaining channels to be aborted rather than closed.
This method is called by Close.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
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