How To: Extend the timeout period for ArcGIS Server Manager .NET and ArcIMS Web Manager .NET
ArcGIS Server Manager .NET and ArcIMS Web Manager .NET, referred to as Manager throughout the remainder of this article, timeouts after about twenty minutes if left unattended. Instructions provided describe how to extend the timeout period of Manager to avoid having to sign in again.
Complete steps 1 through 4 below to extend Manager's timeout period. Additionally, complete steps 5 through 13 if running Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0 on Windows 2003.
Depending on what software is installed, navigate to the location shown below; the pathnames reflect the default location of the Inetpub directory: