IDbCommand.CommandTimeout Property


Gets or sets the wait time before terminating the attempt to execute a command and generating an error.

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

Property CommandTimeout As Integer

Property Value

Type: System.Int32

The time (in seconds) to wait for the command to execute. The default value is 30 seconds.

Exception Condition

The property value assigned is less than 0.

The following example creates an instance of a derived class, SqlCommand and sets some of its properties.

Public Sub CreateSqlCommand()
    Dim command As New SqlCommand()
    command.CommandTimeout = 15
    command.CommandType = CommandType.Text
End Sub

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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