How to set Antivirus Exclusions for VIPRE on PC Running Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10

1) Locate the VIPRE icon from the status panel on the desktop. The VIPRE icon is a blue icon with a white v. Right click the icon and select "Shutdown VIPRE":
2) Now launch your web browser and navigate to the web console. Click on Settings > Downloads & Licensing and proceed to download and install the software.  When prompted to reboot the computer un-check the box to select "no" so the computer does not reboot.
3) Click on the "Help" tab on the bottom left of the window and then "Anti-virus Exclusions":
4) On the Anti-virus Exclusions page locate the path to exclude for your antivirus software:
5) Locate the folder path for exclusion depending on if this is a 32 or 64 Bit operating system (find this out here).
6) Open the VIPRE interface and select "Manage" from the top right of the window:
7) Scroll to "Exclude From Scans" and click on "Manage Excluded Items":
8) Select the type as "Folder" and enter in the path found in step #4 above:
9) Once completed, then reboot the computer.

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