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EntityCommand.CommandTimeout Property

Gets or sets the amount of time to wait before timing out.

Namespace:  System.Data.EntityClient
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

public override int CommandTimeout { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The time in seconds to wait for the command to execute. The default is the underlying data provider's default command time out.



The EntityCommand instance always sets this value on the underlying data provider before executing the underlying command. A command time out supplied through a connection string or any alternative mechanism other then explicit invocation of the CommandTimeout property is ignored.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

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

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