Selects the mechanism used to hold session information between one page request and the next one from the same user. In this article I will explain how to set the Session Handler in Joomla. Follow these steps:
- Sign into Joomla as administrator and go to System -> Global Configuration:
- In this section, click on the tab “System”. In “Session Settings”, change the value in “Session Handler”. The options are “Database” (the default) and “None”. The former stores session information as entries in a table in the site’s Joomla database, the latter uses the session handling mechanism built in to PHP:
- And that’s it! You has been changed the session handler in Joomla:
This concludes Session Handler in Joomla 3.