How to set the ASP.NET session state timeout value for your application on Windows 2008/2008 R2

Please follow the steps below to set the ASP.NET session state timeout value for a domain/directory:-

1: Open the IIS Manager on the server.
2: Select your domain under 'Sites' and double click on the domain name.
3: After this, the domain settings section will be shown there with the IIS section in it.
4: Under the IIS section, double-click on ASP and then you can see ASP properties.
5: In the ASP settings, find the 'Session Properties' section. Expand it.
6: In Session Properties, you will see 'timeout'. The default value is 00:20:00(HH:MM:SS), 20Min.
7: Increase the timeout value as per your application's need and then click on the APPLY changes option which we can see on the top right side corner for that domain.

Shubham Saturday 16 November 2013 - 8:55 pm | | Default

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