Creating a Tamper Protection exception

Article:HOWTO54866  |  Created: 2011-06-29  |  Updated: 2011-12-20  |  Article URL
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Creating a Tamper Protection exception

You can create exceptions for Tamper Protection. You might want to create a Tamper Protection exception if Tamper Protection interferes with a known safe application on your client computers. For example, Tamper Protection might block an assistive technology application, such as a screen reader.

You need to know the name of the file that is associated with the assistive technology application. Then you can create an exception to allow the application to run.

See Creating exceptions for Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition

To create an exception for Tamper Protection

  1. On the Exceptions Policy page, click Exceptions.

  2. Click Add > Windows Exceptions > Tamper Protection Exception.

  3. In the Add Tamper Protection Exception dialog box, in the Prefix variable drop-down box, select a common folder.

    When you select a prefix, the exception can be used on different Windows operating systems.

    Select [NONE] if you want to enter the absolute path and file name.

  4. In the File text box, type the name of the file.

    If you selected a prefix, the path should be relative to the prefix. If you selected [NONE] for the prefix, type the full path name.

  5. Click OK.

  6. If you are finished with the configuration for this policy, click OK.

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