You can configure certain operations as blocking tasks. These operations are suspended until a system administrator acts on them or a preconfigured timer expires. You can specify the timeout settings and default actions for blocking tasks. The settings apply to all organizations in the installation.


  1. From the top navigation bar, select Administration.
  2. Under Settings, select Extensibility.
  3. Select the Blocking Tasks tab.
  4. To edit the default extension timeout and default timeout action, click the Edit button under the General section.
    1. Edit the Default blocking task timeout.
    2. Edit the Default Timeout Action.
      The Default Timeout Action is the action after a Default blocking task timeout expires.
    3. Click Save.
  5. To edit the list of operations, considered as blocking tasks, click the Edit button under the Operations section.
    1. Select or deselect operations from the list of blocking tasks.
    2. Click Save.