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Why Do Siebel Web Client Sessions Fail To Time Out Even Though the SessionTimeout Parameter Is Set? (Doc ID 477544.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2022

Applies to:

Siebel System Software - Version SIA [20408] to 16.18 [IP2016] [Release V8 to V16]
Siebel CRM - Version SIA [20408] to 16.18 [IP2016] [Release V8 to V16]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
*** Currency Review 15-DEC-2017 Some information no longer applicable for IP2017 ***


This knowledge document describes the scenarios where the expected behavior is that the Siebel Web Client session will not automatically time out, even though the session has been inactive for a period of time greater than the duration specified by the SessionTimeout parameter. The SessionTimeout parameter is discussed in more detail in the following Siebel Bookshelf references:

Siebel Bookshelf version 8.x > Siebel System Administration Guide > Structure of the eapps.cfg File.


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In this Document
 Application Message Bar Update Interval Versus SessionTimeout
 User Enabling the Application Message Bar
 Alarm Manager Load Frequency Versus SessionTimeout
 PushKeepAliveTimer Versus SessionTimeout
 Customized Request from Web Client to Application Server Versus SessionTimeout

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