Category Archives: Web Service

The HTTP request to *.svc has exceeded the allotted timeout. The time allotted to this operation may have been a portion of a longer timeout.

Change the binding settings in ServiceReferences.ClientConfig file in your web service. Add timeout attribute.

<binding name="BasicHttpBinding_Service1" maxBufferSize="2147483647"
                    maxReceivedMessageSize="2147483647" receiveTimeout="00:10:00" sendTimeout="00:10:00" openTimeout="00:10:00" closeTimeout="00:10:00">
                </binding>

Timeout expired. The timeout period elapsed prior to completion of the operation or the server is not responding.

Change the binding settings in ServiceReferences.ClientConfig file in your web service. Add timeout attribute.

<binding name="BasicHttpBinding_Service1" maxBufferSize="2147483647"
                    maxReceivedMessageSize="2147483647" receiveTimeout="00:10:00" sendTimeout="00:10:00" openTimeout="00:10:00" closeTimeout="00:10:00">
                </binding>