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Adding an Exception to Kaspersky Firewall

To add an exception to the Kaspersky firewall, perform the following steps:

  1. Right click on the Kaspersky icon in the notification area.
  2. Then click on Settings from the menu.
  3. Select Threats and Exclusions from the left side menu. Notice that exceptions can be added using either Manage exclusions option or Specify trusted applications option.

Adding Exception Using Manage Exclusions Option

  1. On selecting Manage exclusions option, as shown in step 3, the following Threats and Exclusions settings window will be displayed. Click on [Add] button.
  2. Next, click on [Browse…] button.
  3. Browse the list starting from My Computer to the LSConfigurationUtility folder. The path for this is C:\Program Files (x86)\CivilGEO\LSConfigurationUtility
  4. Select LicenseServerConfiguration.exe application and then click on [Select] button.
  5. Under the Protection components label, select All components and then click on [Add] button.
  6. The LicenseServerConfiguration.exe application will be added under the Exclusions Click on [OK] button.
  7. Click on [Save] button and close the Kaspersky application.

Adding Exception Using Specify Trusted Applications Option

  1. On selecting Specify trusted applications option, as shown in step 3, the following Trusted applications window will be displayed. Click on [Add] button.
  2. Browse the list starting from My Computer to the LSConfigurationUtility folder. The path for this is C:\Program Files (x86)\CivilGEO\LSConfigurationUtility
  3. Select LicenseServerConfiguration.exe application and then click on [Select] button.
  4. Select all check boxes under Exclusions for application and then click on [OK] button.
  5. The LicenseServerConfiguration.exe application will be added under the Trusted applications list. Click on [OK] button.
  6. Click on [Save] button and close the Kaspersky application.

This article should resolve your firewall configuration issues. If you are still having issues, contact our technical support team. They will be glad to assist you further.

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