Modifying the SnapCenter default GUI session timeout

You can modify the SnapCenter GUI session timeout period to make it less than or greater than the default timeout period of 20 minutes.

About this task

As a security feature, after a default period of 15 minutes of inactivity, SnapCenter warns you that you will be logged out of the GUI session in 5 minutes. By default, SnapCenter logs you out of the GUI session after 20 minutes of inactivity, and you must log in again.


  1. In the left navigation pane, click Settings > Global Settings.
  2. In the Global Settings page, click Configuration Settings.
  3. In the Session Timeout field, enter the new session timeout in minutes, and then click Save.