How can the task time out period / End task after x minutes option be changed?
This option will vary from task type to task type. For example on a run script task this option can be changed in the advanced task options. Inventory task types do not expose this option and is not available through the GUI. Whether this option is available through the GUI or not is completely depended on the solution developers. If it is not available it could be for a good reason. However, there is still a way to change this option if it is not available through the GUI while editing the task. To do this it must be done through modifying the task xml
To modify the task xml follow these steps:
Below is an example of changing the timeout from 41 minutes to 59 minutes on a runscript task .xml file. Note that changing previous versions does not matter and that kill enforce is already set to True.Before: