What is the default timeout for httpRequest. I have gone through this doc . But could not find the default timeout.

public class HttpCallout{
    public static void getContent(String url){
        Http h = new Http();

        HttpRequest req = new HttpRequest();
        req.setTimeout(2000); // What is the default if I am not adding this code.

        HttpResponse res = h.send(req);
        String response = EncodingUtil.urlDecode(res.getBody(),'UTF-8');
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From documentation:

The default timeout is 10 seconds. A custom timeout can be defined for each callout. The minimum is 1 millisecond and the maximum is 120,000 milliseconds.

The maximum cumulative timeout for callouts by a single Apex transaction is 120 seconds. This time is additive across all callouts invoked by the Apex transaction.


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