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NetNamedPipeBinding.MaxBufferSize Property


Gets or sets the maximum number of bytes used to buffer incoming messages in memory.

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

Property Value

The maximum number of bytes that are used to buffer incoming messages in memory. The default value is 65,536 bytes.


The value set is less than 0.


The following example shows how to get the MaxBufferSize value.

int maxBufferSize = binding.MaxBufferSize;


If you receive more data than you can buffer, the data that exceeds the buffer size remains on the underlying socket until your buffer has room for the rest of the data.

Applies to