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    Hi All. I;m running Windows XP (SP2) Profesional in Partition (drive C: ) on a MacBook Pro Notebook. When Live-One Virus scan runs, it also scans ALL the files on the Mac partition (drive F: ). This takes a horrendous amount of time.

     

    Need some way to set the scan parameters so the virus scan ONLY RUNS ON THE C: drive. Any help out there? 

    Monday, February 25, 2008 11:57 PM

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  • Open OneCare, click on Change Settings.

    On the Virus and Spyware tab, click the Exclusions button.

    Click on the Folder button, navigate to the F: partition and select F:\ and add it to the exclusions list.

     

    Note that this will stop the virus and spyware scans from looking at F:\, but it will not stop Defrag from looking at F:\ during Tune-up. Defrag is not configurable.

    -steve

     

    Wednesday, February 27, 2008 5:25 PM
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