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ENS command line custom scan for windows

Dear team,

i have created custom on-demand scan. but when i try to run the custom scan, i'm getting following error message "The scan ID could not be found". Please advise.

Please find the attached error screenshot

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Re: ENS command line custom scan for windows

Hi @sdpsasi 

Please check if the scan ID is listed with the below commands.

To get a list of scan IDs for the custom scans that are currently defined, run amcfg.exe /scan /list.

The below link should help with getting the triggered.



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Re: ENS command line custom scan for windows

Dear DG1,

Thanks for promt response. 

is it possible to use the custom name instead of custom id. when i run with id as follows "c:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Endpoint Security\Threat Prevention>amcfg.exe /scan /task 9418b1df-c157-4a64-8d44-19022e53ec85 /action start" it is working. but when i use the name as follow "c:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Endpoint Security\Threat Prevention>amcfg.exe /scan /task  scan /action start", i got the error message, which is "The scan ID could not be found". so please advise


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