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web1b
Level 7

Syntax to add VSE exclusions in EPO 4.6?

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%systemroot%\sysvol\domain\DO_NOT_REMOVE_NtFrs_PreInstall_Directory     (Can you use system variables instead of C:\windows?)

%systemroot%\sysvol\staging\             (Do you need to add the \ at the end of a path?)

%systemroot%\sysvol\staging areas  (Do you need to put quotes around paths with spaces?)

What does "Exclude subfolders" mean?  Does it mean exclude the subfolders from this manually-created list of exlcusion or does it mean exclude from scanning?

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on 12/29/12 12:53:27 PM CST
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dumolts
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Re: Syntax to add VSE exclusions in EPO 4.6?

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Yes you can use Environment variables check out KB50998

Yes you have to added the trailing slash for it to be considered as directory otherwise it is considered a file. (Per page 49 of the Virus Scan 8.8 Product Guide)

If I remember correctly the "Exclude subfolders" means that all folders located in the directory will use the same scan settings as the parent directory specified.

So If I exclude Root_Folder from being scanned on read and I check "Exclude subfolders" then Root_Folder\SubFolder1 will be excluded from scanning on read as well. 

I am not sure about putting in a folder with double quotes (") around a path that contains a space.

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dumolts
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Re: Syntax to add VSE exclusions in EPO 4.6?

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Yes you can use Environment variables check out KB50998

Yes you have to added the trailing slash for it to be considered as directory otherwise it is considered a file. (Per page 49 of the Virus Scan 8.8 Product Guide)

If I remember correctly the "Exclude subfolders" means that all folders located in the directory will use the same scan settings as the parent directory specified.

So If I exclude Root_Folder from being scanned on read and I check "Exclude subfolders" then Root_Folder\SubFolder1 will be excluded from scanning on read as well. 

I am not sure about putting in a folder with double quotes (") around a path that contains a space.

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