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.

 property TimeSpan ClientTimeout { TimeSpan get(); void set(TimeSpan value); };
public TimeSpan ClientTimeout { get; set; }
member this.ClientTimeout : TimeSpan with get, set
Public Property ClientTimeout As TimeSpan

Property Value

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.

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