In VMware Host Client you can configure the SOAP session timeout.


  1. Click Manage in the VMware Host Client inventory and click Advanced Settings.
  2. Enter Config.HostAgent.vmacore.soap.sessionTimeout in the Search text box and click the Search icon.
  3. Right-click Config.HostAgent.vmacore.soap.sessionTimeout and select Edit option from the drop-down menu.
    The Edit option dialog box opens.
  4. In the New value text box, enter the timeout setting in seconds.
    A value of zero (0) deactivates the timeout.
  5. Click Save.
  6. (Optional) To reset the key setting to default, right-click the appropriate key from the list and select Reset to default.