Increasing Session expiry time in Joomla

Increasing Session expiry time in Joomla, If the admin user is idle for more than fifteen minutes. Then user will be logged out automatically. For Increasing session expiry time in Joomla, just change some settings. Do not change the time to high, it will cause some issues.

If you want to maintain, admin user login session for a long time. Then you need to use an extension, to maintain session forever.

Steps for Increasing session expiry time in Joomla.

  1. From the administrator Panel.
  2. Go to Site -> Global Configuration -> System.
  3. From the System Settings page. Under session settings increase the session life time in minutes.
  4. And save the settings.

And the other method, is by installing Joomla extension called Admin Forever. Just install the extension, it will takes care of everything.

Vivek Vengala

Vivek Vengala is a Online Entrepreneur, Web Developer from Hyderabad India.