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Offline Sugarloafer

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Dumb question regarding File Shield exclusions
« on: February 19, 2018, 01:26:57 AM »
If I enter an exclusion as "C:\Users\username\Documents\some folder\*" does it also exclude subfolders? Or do they have to be entered individually?


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Re: Dumb question regarding File Shield exclusions
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2018, 01:46:42 AM »
Whilst you don't require the "speech quotes" in the exclusion, everything below the ...\some folder\* is excluded which is why you have to take care when using wildcard symbol *.

It would only be dumb if you hadn't asked a question that you weren't clear about the answer.
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Re: Dumb question regarding File Shield exclusions
« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2018, 01:41:20 PM »
Yes, it includes sub folders.
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