TransactionScope.Timeout Property

Gets or sets the TimeSpan that indicates the timeout period for the transaction used for this TransactionScope.

Namespace:  System.Activities.Statements
Assembly:  System.Activities (in System.Activities.dll)

public InArgument<TimeSpan> Timeout { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Activities.InArgument<TimeSpan>
The TimeSpan that indicates the timeout period for the transaction used for this TransactionScope.

This property is read-only at runtime. If the value is set at runtime an InvalidOperationException is thrown.

The following code sample demonstrates setting the Timeout property of a TransactionScope activity. This example is from the Nesting of TransactionScope sample.

new TransactionScope
{
    Body = new Sequence
    {
        Activities = 
        {
            new WriteLine { Text = "    Begin TransactionScope" },

            new PrintTransactionId(),

            new TransactionScopeTest(),

            new WriteLine { Text = "    End TransactionScope" },
        },
    },
},

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

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)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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