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Terminate Session

Matt Hoffman
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Joined: Jun 03, 2004
Posts: 83
Can anyone tell me how to terminate a users session when they leave my site? They can move onto a different site and use the back button to get back into their session on my site. How do I fix this?
Jeanne Boyarsky
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Joined: May 26, 2003
Posts: 30057

If they just navigate away from the site, you can't prevent this. There is no way to know they left the site.

This question would fit better in our servlets forum.

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