yep.. variables are considered
Help Link: http://www.symantec.com/business/support/overview.jsp?pid=54619
click on the help files and you get to see this
A prefix variable indicates a well-known Windows folder. Select a prefix variable to apply the exception on the client computers that run different Windows operating systems. If you select a prefix variable, the path name should be relative to the selected prefix variable.
The default is [NONE].
The prefix variable applies to 32-bit and 64-bit folders. For example, if you select [PROGRAM_FILES], both the Program Files (x86) and the Program Files folders are excluded.
Yes, or without the backslash. Either syntax will work when it comes to the variable
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