ShutdownTimeout Property
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HostingEnvironmentSection.ShutdownTimeout Property

Gets or sets the amount of time, in seconds, to gracefully shut down the application.

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

[TimeSpanValidatorAttribute(MinValueString = "00:00:00", MaxValueString = "10675199.02:48:05.4775807")]
[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("shutdownTimeout", DefaultValue = "00:00:30")]
public TimeSpan ShutdownTimeout { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.TimeSpan
A TimeSpan that is the specified number of seconds to gracefully shut down the application. The default is 30 seconds.

The default value for the ShutdownTimeout property is 30 seconds. This setting can be set at the machine or application level. If this setting is defined at any other configuration level, it is ignored. If a debugger is attached to the application, the application will not be shut down.

The following code example shows how to use the ShutdownTimeout property. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the HostingEnvironmentSection class.

// Display ShutdownTimeout property
Console.WriteLine("Shutdown Timeout: {0}", configSection.ShutdownTimeout);

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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

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