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Session expiry question

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Hi,

 

Quick question regarding session timeouts. 

 

Suppose we have the default session time of 30 mins, and someone is inactive on our page for 4 hours.

 

Does that mea Analytics records 8 sessions? That is, does it count a new session every 30 minutes, even though nothing is being done on the page. 

 

Or is it just 1 session, and a new one is started when the page is active again?

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Session expiry question

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Hi :-)

just one session, with a new one starting if the user resumes activity.

Bronwyn Vourtis, Google Analytics Top Contributor
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