Gets or sets the amount of time a TcpClient will wait for a send operation to complete successfully.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
The property determines the amount of time that the Send method will block until it is able to return successfully. This time is measured in milliseconds.
After you call the Write method, the underlying Socket returns the number of bytes actually sent to the host. The property determines the amount of time a TcpClient will wait before receiving the number of bytes returned. If the time-out expires before the Send method successfully completes, TcpClient will throw a SocketException. There is no time-out by default.
The following code example sets and gets the value.
// sets the send time out using the SendTimeout public property. tcpClient.SendTimeout = 5; // gets the send time out using the SendTimeout public property. if (tcpClient.SendTimeout == 5) Console.WriteLine ("The send time out limit was successfully set " + tcpClient.SendTimeout.ToString ());
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)
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.