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If you've used Drupal for a while you may notice you can come back after a couple of weeks and not have to log back in. This is becase the default setting is for Drupal to keep users logged in for 2,000,000 seconds, slightly over 23 days. You can change this by editing a line in the file settings.php.

On the web server, locate settings.php. Its located in the /sites/default directory.
Open settings.php in a text editor such as Notepad. Find these lines, changing the number of seconds as appropriate then save the file.


If you want users to have to login every time they revisit the site, use a zero:


Remember to re-upload the file once you've finished changing it.

Drupal Settings.php
Drupal Settings.php
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