Last post Apr 22, 2008 01:24 AM by Bruno Yu - MSFT
Apr 18, 2008 05:18 AM|Boedax's Malay|LINK
Why if my program appears error mesage like this :
"Timeout Expired. The timeout period elapses prior.........................................etc"
I use vb.net 2003 & MS SQL server 2000
Apr 21, 2008 08:42 PM|smoothmovz|LINK
Apr 22, 2008 01:24 AM|Bruno Yu - MSFT|LINK
Based on your post, the "Timeout Expired" error message is quite a common question in the forums. You description on this problem is not enough to make clear of the question. I would like to provide you the general suggestions as follows:
1. Please make your connection instance close after the data access procedure. This is quite a good habit in data access programming and can help you to avoid many unexpected errors in running the application. The related method is
2. Please set your CommendTimeout property to the proper number in order to make the access manipulation complete. The related method is
3. The thread with similar problem and solutions:
If there is any further question, please feel free to reply with the specific information, such as the exception and code snippet.
Thanks in advance for your question.