Gets or sets the amount of time a read operation blocks waiting for data.
Public Overrides Property ReadTimeout As Integer
System .Int32 A that specifies the amount of time that elapses before a synchronous read operation fails. Int32
This property returns the value returned by invoking
on the underlying stream. When you set this property, the ReadTimeout value on the underlying stream is set to the specified value. ReadTimeout
If the underlying stream is a
, NetworkStream is in milliseconds and is set to ReadTimeout by default so that read operations do not timeout. Infinite
The following code example demonstrates setting the value of this property.
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Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
.NET Framework Client Profile
Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)
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