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What can be the real definition of Session ?

Posted By:      Posted Date: December 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net


actually i am confused about actual meaning or definition of Session in asp.net .

Is it a time difference between when user( or rather unique user ?) started interacting with a web application and ends interacting with the web application. Suppose a user opened yahoo.com site at 2 pm. Then logged in to yahoo.com with its own user id and password at 2.15pm. Then from when its Session started ? After logging in or after just opening Opening the site ?

And after logout from yahoo.com, he will end his session ? But still site is open . I am not getting clear perception .Please help .

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