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Description
In WiFi Health Monitor FAP > Top Client Count Per-AP > Client Count - FortiAP shows many users when there are few or no users connected.  Client count number increasing after some time FAP is inaccessible or users experience connection issues.

Scope
Wireless Controller

Solution
Verify idle timeout in the Wireless Controller:

config wireless-controller timers
get

The default value is: client-idle-timeout 300

client-idle-timeout         Wireless station idle timeout (0 no client-idle check, 20 - 3600 sec, default = 300 sec).

Verify if this value has been changed, if necessary revert to the default value and validate client count.

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