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Default Session timeout behavior and duration for Office Client (O365 and Office 2016)

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Derek_Lee_ST
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Hi Everyone, been trying to search for the default session timeout behavior and its duration for office client, but i couldn't find one which is specific enough. The closest i found is this article, https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/office365/enterprise/session-timeouts , under this "Azure Active Directory". It is very confusing as it mentioned Office 2013. What about Office 2016 and O365 office?

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It's the same across all clients that use modern auth. 

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Thanks!
Wanted to confirm, is all Office O365, Office 2016 PC client, uses modern auth, AND default has access token validity for 1 hour with refresh token validity for 90 days.

Does it means if I stop using my Office PC client for more than 90 days, the next day (i.e. 91th Day) will require me to sign in to Office PC client again?
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No, it will actually happen earlier (14 days or so), as 90 days is the maximum validity. Or at least it was, now it's unlimited I believe.

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