Set maximum database timeout limit

This policy setting allows you to specify the maximum timeout in milliseconds used by the database shim. This maximum value is enforced for applications including those that do not respect the default.

If you enable this policy setting, you may specify the maximum timeout in milliseconds used by the database shim.

If you disable or do not configure this policy setting, no maximum timeout value will be enforced.

Supported on: At least Windows Vista
Database maximum timeout (milliseconds)

Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\14.0\common\business data\limits\database\timeout
Value Namemax
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value
Min Value1
Max Value75000000

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