Admin Session Lifetime

As a security measure, the Admin is initially set to time out after 900 seconds (fifteen minutes) of keyboard inactivity. You can adjust the lifetime of the session to fit your work style.

Adjust session lifetime

  1. On the Admin sidebar, go to Stores > Settings > Configuration.

  2. Scroll down and expand Advanced in the left side panel.

  3. Click Admin.

  4. Expand Expansion selector the Security section.

  5. For Admin Session Lifetime (seconds), enter the number of seconds that a session remains active before it times out.

    Advanced configuration - Admin security settings Security

  6. When complete, click Save Config.