You can configure the timeout intervals for vCenter Server operations. These intervals specify the amount of time after which the vSphere Web Client times out.

Required privilege: Global.Settings

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In the vSphere Web Client, navigate to the vCenter Server instance.

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Select the Manage tab.

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Under Settings, select General.

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Click Edit.

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Select Timeout settings.

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In Normal operations, type the timeout interval in seconds for normal operations.

Do not set the value to zero (0).

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In Long operations, enter the timeout interval in minutes for long operations.

Do not set the value to zero (0).

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Click OK.

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Restart the vCenter Server system for the changes to take effect.