Remove files from the Automatic Scans exclusion list

If you think any of the files that are excluded from Automatic Scans are vulnerable, you can remove the file from the list. The removed files are automatically added for Automatic Scans.

Remove a file from the Automatic Scans exclusion list

  1. In the Norton product main window, click Advanced.

  2. On the left pane, click Protect My Mac

  3. In the Automatic Scans row, click the settings icon.

  4. In the Automatic Scans window, click Don't scan these folders.

  5. Select the folder that you want to remove from the exclusion list and click -.

  6. Click Save.

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DOCID: v54280611_nsmac_retail_en_us
Operating System: Mac OS X
Last modified: 09/01/2017