How to increase session time out in Exponare REST Public

UPDATED: April 21, 2017

Steps to increase session timeout in Exponare REST Public:
  1. Open IIS and select website's Virtual Directory'.
  2. From feature, view select "Session State" under "ASP.NET" group.
  3. Increase the "Time-Out" value to a desirable value but less than 24 hours.

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  1. Click Apply top right corner.
  2. From feature, view select Authentication under IIS group.
  3. Right click "Forms Authentication" and select Edit.
  4. For "Authentication cookie time-out" set the value same as set in Step 3

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  1. Click Ok.
  2. Go to "Application Pools", select AppPool where an application is hosted and edit "Advanced Settings".
  3. Under "Process Model" group, edit "Idle time-out" and set it to same as in steps 3 and 7.

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  1. Click Ok.
  2. Open web.config and add key under <system.config> tag <machineKey validationKey="00266E956449712B7E47E539CD5E2D235C6D70E2D813E2B3CF12205BOF54B37C4B24179FBAC8118195182786BD899209A37E531BF031EAA5EC430C6870258576" decryptionKey="A3DE5EC7BB7AB978C641728BD0FCEFDA73A711F4D417EFB2BF03CA2E595C3008" validation="SHA1" decryption="AES" />
  3. Save and reset IIS.

Environment Details

Product Feature: Rest Public



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