TimeoutAttribute Class

Used to specify the time-out period of a unit test.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.TestTools.UnitTesting
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.SmartDevice.UnitTestFramework (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.SmartDevice.UnitTestFramework.dll)


<AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Method, AllowMultiple := False)> _
Public NotInheritable Class TimeoutAttribute _
    Inherits Attribute
Dim instance As TimeoutAttribute
[AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Method, AllowMultiple = false)]
public sealed class TimeoutAttribute : Attribute
[AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets::Method, AllowMultiple = false)]
public ref class TimeoutAttribute sealed : public Attribute
public final class TimeoutAttribute extends Attribute


This is measured in milliseconds. This attribute can be specified on a test method. Only one instance of this attribute may be applied to a method.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See Also


TimeoutAttribute Members

Microsoft.VisualStudio.TestTools.UnitTesting Namespace

Other Resources

Working with Unit Tests