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DynamicEvaluationTimeout

DynamicEvaluationTimeout
is an option for displayed objects, cells, and notebooks that specifies the timeout in seconds for any Dynamic computations they contain.
Constrain a Dynamic to a very short timeout:
Allow a Dynamic to have a very long timeout:
Constrain a Dynamic to a very short timeout:
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Allow a Dynamic to have a very long timeout:
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