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Setting the maximum number of remote (agent-to-agent) sessions

You use the /AgentSetup/maxOutboundRemoteSessions variable to specify the maximum number of remote sessions that the agent can have with other agents.

Format and type of data

Numeric, number of sessions

Default value


Minimum and maximum

Not applicable


Not applicable



This variable is not available in the config.default file. You must create this variable manually by using wpconfig (Windows), xpconfig (UNIX), PATROL Configuration Manager, or a PSL pconfig script as follows:

%PSL pconfig("REPLACE", "/AgentSetup/maxOutboundRemoteSessions", "20");
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