Configuring API key timeouts

You can set the time period for when an API key expires.

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One of the following roles is required to change the API key timeouts:

  • Administrator
  • Owner
  • A custom role with the cloud settings:manage permission


Follow these steps to set the API key timeout:

  1. In the Cloud Manager, click Settings Settings.
  2. In the Settings navigation list, click Onboarding.
  3. Click Edit next to the API key timeout setting.
  4. To specify a timeout value, select or type an integer value in the Number field and then choose a unit of time (Seconds, Minutes, or Hours) in the Unit field.
  5. Click Save.


API key times out based on the set timeout value.