KNOWN ISSUE: File types added to the File Rules in Inventory Solution are not getting captured

Article:TECH127599  |  Created: 2010-05-20  |  Updated: 2013-02-13  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH127599
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Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



After adding File Types to the Advanced options in Inventory Solution, those files types are not collected during the Audit scan. For example adding MDB, or PDF does not capture those file types.


Environment



Inventory Solution 7.0 SP2


Cause



When adding file types, the format as shown below is not working:

MDB
PDF
MP3

The rule does not correctly interprit these entries.


Solution



This issue has been reported to engineering as a defect.

To properly use this despite the defect, enter all entries in this manner:

*.MDF
*.PDF
*.MP3, Etc...

This format works.


Supplemental Materials

ValueETK 2051688
Description

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Legacy ID



52980


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH127599


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