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Windows Server Recommended exclusions

Created: 28 Jul 2012 • Updated: 01 Aug 2012 | 6 comments
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What is the best practice Recommended exclusions for windows servers.

We will install new ADC .

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K33's picture

I think you are wrongly enter subject...........

Check this fourms

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hemantsingh681's picture


So if we install our AD data in D drive So SEP automatically exclude the folders,

AravindKM's picture

I think it will get excluded. Anyway as a best practise verify it using below KB article

How to Verify if an Endpoint Client has Automatically Excluded an Application or Directory

Please don't forget to mark your thread solved with whatever answer helped you : ) Thanks & Regards Aravind

pete_4u2002's picture

yes, however to check if it has been excluded check the link by AravindKM

K33's picture

hi Hemant,

have you receive solution ?

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