OleDbConnection.ConnectionTimeout Property

 

Gets the time to wait while trying to establish a connection before terminating the attempt and generating an error.

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

override ConnectionTimeout : int with get

Property Value

Type: System.Int32

The time in seconds to wait for a connection to open. The default value is 15 seconds.

Exception Condition
ArgumentException

The value set is less than 0.

A value of 0 indicates no limit, and should be avoided in a ConnectionString because an attempt to connect will wait indefinitely.

The following example creates an OleDbConnection and sets some of its properties in the connection string.

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.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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