SerialPort.BaudRate Property

 

Gets or sets the serial baud rate.

Namespace:   System.IO.Ports
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

[<BrowsableAttribute(true)>]
member BaudRate : int with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.Int32

The baud rate.

Exception Condition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The baud rate specified is less than or equal to zero, or is greater than the maximum allowable baud rate for the device.

IOException

The port is in an invalid state.

- or -

An attempt to set the state of the underlying port failed. For example, the parameters passed from this SerialPort object were invalid.

The baud rate must be supported by the user's serial driver. The default value is 9600 bits per second (bps).

The following example shows how to set the BaudRate property to 9600.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

The following example demonstrates the use of the SerialPort class to allow two users to chat from two separate computers connected by a null modem cable. In this example, the users are prompted for the port settings and a username before chatting. This code example is part of a larger code example provided for the SerialPort class.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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