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ReadTimeout Property

Stream.ReadTimeout Property

Gets or sets a value, in miliseconds, that determines how long the stream will attempt to read before timing out.

Namespace:  System.IO
Assemblies:   mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
  System.IO (in System.IO.dll)

[ComVisibleAttribute(false)]
public virtual int ReadTimeout { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
A value, in miliseconds, that determines how long the stream will attempt to read before timing out.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

The ReadTimeout method always throws an InvalidOperationException.

Notes to Inheritors

The ReadTimeout property should be overridden to provide the appropriate behavior for the stream. If the stream does not support timing out, this property should raise an InvalidOperationException.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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