Adding a layer exclude entry

Article:HOWTO50171  |  Created: 2011-04-18  |  Updated: 2011-09-26  |  Article URL
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Adding a layer exclude entry

You add a layer exclude entry to exclude files from a specific layer. A layer can have any number of exclude entries.

See Adding exclude entries to virtual software layers.

To add a layer exclude entry

  1. Start the SWV Admin tool.

  2. Click Start > All Programs > Symantec > Workspace > Virtualization > Symantec Workspace Virtualization Admin.

  3. In the SWV Admin tool, deactivate and then double-click the layer.

  4. In the Layer Properties dialog box, click the Exclude Entries tab.

  5. In the top list box, on the right-click menu, click New Exclude Entry.

  6. On the Layer exclude entry dialog box, click either the File extension or the Directory option, and then specify the extension or directory.

    It doesn't matter if you include the period before the extension. Enter only one extension per entry. To exclude subdirectories, check Exclude Subdirectories.

  7. Click OK.

    The exclude entry appears in the list box.

  8. To edit or delete an exclude entry, on the entries right-click menu, click Modify Exclude Entry or Delete Exclude Entry.

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