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DirectorySearcher.ClientTimeout Property

Gets or sets the maximum amount of time that the client waits for the server to return results. If the server does not respond within this time, the search is aborted and no results are returned.

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

public TimeSpan ClientTimeout { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.TimeSpan
A TimeSpan structure that contains the maximum amount of time for the client to wait for the server to return results.
The default value is -1 second, which means to wait indefinitely.

The minimum resolution of this property is one second. Fractions of seconds are ignored.

If the ServerTimeLimit is reached before the client times out, the server returns its results and the client stops waiting. The maximum server time limit is 120 seconds.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.