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MachineSettingsSection.MaxTimeout Property

Gets a maximum amount of time allowed before a transaction times out.

Namespace:  System.Transactions.Configuration
Assembly:  System.Transactions (in System.Transactions.dll)

<ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("maxTimeout", DefaultValue := "00:10:00")> _
<TimeSpanValidatorAttribute(MinValueString := "00:00:00", MaxValueString := "10675199.02:48:05.4775807")> _
Public Property MaxTimeout As TimeSpan
Dim instance As MachineSettingsSection 
Dim value As TimeSpan 

value = instance.MaxTimeout

instance.MaxTimeout = value

Property Value

Type: System.TimeSpan
A TimeSpan object that contains the maximum allowable time. The default value is 00:10:00.


An attempt to set this property to negative values.

This property can only be set in the machine.config file. A value of 00:00:00 (or zero) is interpreted as infinity.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0