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SqlConnectionStringBuilder.PacketSize Property

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Gets or sets the size in bytes of the network packets used to communicate with an instance of SQL Server.

Namespace: System.Data.SqlClient
Assembly: System.Data (in

public int PacketSize { get; set; 
/** @property */
public int get_PacketSize ()

/** @property */
public void set_PacketSize (int value)

public function get PacketSize () : int

public function set PacketSize (value : int)

Property Value

The value of the PacketSize property, or 8000 if none has been supplied.

This property corresponds to the "Packet Size" key within the connection string.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0