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Way of creating a generic exclusion in windows 7

I want to provide a way of excluding a file from some anti-virus software's scanning routine for all my users.

Entering the file path in the AV software for exclusion for a single user works for me. see below:

X:\Users\johns\AppData\LocalLow\Sun\Java\Deployment\cache\6.0\                   [this works for the user johns]

How can I describe this generically so that the exclusion will work for all users
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For this one folder, what you want and what David provided will work.

What about setting central exclusions in your Anti Virus software instead of locally. We do this with Symantec Endpoint Protection.

This continues to work as you adopt Windows 10.


Thanks David. That has worked for me

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