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EntityConnection.ConnectionTimeout Property

Gets the number of seconds to wait when attempting to establish a connection before ending the attempt and generating an error.

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

public override int ConnectionTimeout { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The time (in seconds) to wait for a connection to open. The default value is the underlying data provider's default time-out.




The value set is less than 0.

Returns zero if the underlying data provider is not known.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5 SP1