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Exclude TV from SonicWALL Content Filter

Hey Everyone -

I am currently installing a television in a clients conference room. They bought a Vizio Television that has built in "web apps" that allow Pandora and Netflix to be viewed. Problem is that they have a SonicWALL with CFS (Content Filtering Service) enabled. When anyone opens a browser they are prompted to input their credentials which determines their browsing rights.

Is there a way I can exclude this TV by it's mac address or IP address? I just want to go straight out to the web.
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tecpub
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Aaron TomoskyTechnology ConsultantCommented:
If it's setup like shown here:
http://www.fuzeqna.com/sonicwallkb/consumer/kbdetail.asp?kbid=7002
Step 3 part 2 you add another rule right above that allows the address object for that ip without a user group. Rules go in order and as soon as one matches it stops.
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carlmdCommented:
If you are using fixed ip addresses on the LAN, you can do it this way.

1. Go to Security Services -> Content Filter
2. Enable CFS Exclusion LIst
3. Click ADD, and enter that one ip address as From and To

Thats it!
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