To activate .
Turn 'Stay logged in' checkbox on and off.
|1.||In the General Settings of the Admin panel select find the section "Show 'Stay logged in' checkbox on login".|
|2.||Check the box to show, or uncheck it to hide|
|3.||Click SAVE or OK to save the settings.|
There is also an update needed in the web.config file of all 3 SSP 7 application (Common, Workflow and Forms). Lookup the following line in the web.config files:
<forms loginUrl="../Common/login.aspx" protection="All" timeout="1440" name=".SMTXAuth" path="/" slidingExpiration="true" defaultUrl="default.aspx" />
Make sure you set the value for timeout to the number of minutes, you want people to stay logged in. By default this value is set to 0. To change this into 5 days, change the value into 7200 (60 minutes per hour * 24 hours per day * 5 days = 7200 minutes). Any value can be selected here. In case 0 is selected, the Stay Logged In functionality is disabled.
In case the Stay Logged In functionality is enabled, the user will see a checkbox on the login screen that gives the option to remember the login for future sessions.