The Session Life time in Joomla is about the auto log out a User after they have been inactive for the established number of minutes. Joomla allows you to change the lifetime to increase or decrease. In this article I will explain how to set the Session Lifetime in Joomla. Follow these steps:
- Sign into Joomla as administrator.
- In Joomla Backend, go to the menu “System -> Global Configuration”:
- In this section, click on the tab “System”:
- In “Session Settings”, change the value in “Session Lifetime”. The value is expressed in minutes. This example has been entered 15 minutes (default value):
Tip: Do not use a high amount of time
And that’s it! You has been changed the session lifetime in Joomla.
This concludes Session Lifetime in Joomla 3.