How to Increase Timeout in PuTTY?

Linux servers or VPS can be accessible through PuTTY from the Windows OS. However, at some point, you may face the timeout error, and your session gets disconnected. 

You can refer to the following steps to increase timeout sessions in PuTTY –

1. Connect your Linux server using PuTTY.

2. Click on the monitor icon on the top left of the terminal and click on the Change Settings button.


3. Click on the Connection and enter the value 10.


4. Finally, click on the Apply button. 

That’s all you have to do to increase the timeout for the PuTTY session. 

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