Stream.ReadTimeout Property

July 28, 2014

Gets or sets a value, in miliseconds, that determines how long the stream will attempt to read before timing out.

Namespace:  System.IO
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public virtual int ReadTimeout { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
A value, in miliseconds, that determines how long the stream will attempt to read before timing out.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

The ReadTimeout method always throws an InvalidOperationException.

Notes to Inheritors

The ReadTimeout property should be overridden to provide the appropriate behavior for the stream. If the stream does not support timing out, this property should raise an InvalidOperationException.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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