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Definitions of common antivirus terminology.

 

Command line options for F-Prot for Windows (FP-Win)

Functionality:

There are two ways of starting FP-Win from command line. First there is /NORMAL. Normal scan means that the scanner starts in normal mode and will scan the given path or alias. Second is /ADVANCED. Advanced means that the scanner starts in advanced mode and will scan a given profile.

Running the program:

From command prompt start by writing the name of the executable [fp-win.exe] then select the scanning mode you want the scanner to start in [/NORMAL= or /ADVANCED=]. Depending on what mode you have selected you can use various combinations of command parameters as follows:

FP-Win.exe /MODE=mode command line [Parameters]

FP-Win.exe [
[
/NORMAL=[DRIVE | PATH | FILE | '['ALIAS#']']
[/SUB | /NOSUB]
[/BOOT | /NOBOOT]
[/HEUR | /NOHEUR]
[/PACKED | /NOPACKED]
[/ARCHIVE | /NOARCHIVE]
[/EXT | /TYPE | /DUMB]
[/AUTO | /MANUAL]
[/REPORTONLY | /DISINF | /DELETE | /RENAME]
[/REMOVENEW | /SAFEREMOVE]
] |
/ADVANCED=NAME OF PROFILE
]
[/COLLECT]
[/QUIT]
[/REPORT=report file name]
[/APPEND | /OVERWRITE]
[/LIST | /BRIEF]

Examples:

FP-Win.exe /NORMAL=[11914] - Scan Hard drives
FP-Win.exe /NORMAL=c:\windows - Scan a path
FP-Win.exe /NORMAL=c: - Scan a drive
FP-Win.exe /NORMAL=c: d: e: - Scan multiple drives
FP-Win.exe /NORMAL=c:\command.com - Scan a file

FP-Win.exe /ADVANCED=Default - Scan according to 'Default' profile
FP-Win.exe /ADVANCED=Hard Drives - Scan according to 'Hard Drives' profile

MODES

/NORMAL=[DRIVE | PATH | FILE | '['ALIAS#']']

/ADVANCED=NAME OF PROFILE

Parameters for ALL modes

/COLLECT - Scan a virus collection.
/QUIT - Program will quit after scanning.

/REPORT= - Sets the report file path and name.
/APPEND - Set the report file attribute to append to file.
/OVERWRITE - Set the report file attribute to overwrite file.
/LIST - Report file will report all scanned files.

/BRIEF - Report file will report only infected files

ALIASES for NORMAL mode ONLY

[11913] - Scan Floppy drives
[11914] - Scan Hard drives
[11915] - Scan all local drives [Floppy, CD, Hard]
[11917] - Scan Net drives
[11999] - Scan CD-ROM drives

Parameters for NORMAL MODE ONLY
/SUB - Scans subdirectories.
/NOSUB - Doesn't scan subdirectories.

/BOOT - Scans boot sectors.
/NOBOOT - Doesn't scan boot sectors.

/HEUR - Uses heuristic scanning of files.
/NOHEUR - Doesn't use heuristic scanning of files.

/AI - Uses Neural network heuristic scanning of files.
/NOAI - Doesn't use Neural network heuristic scanning of files.

/PACKED - Scans packed files.
/NOPACKED - Doesn't scan packed files.

/ARCHIVE - Scans inside archives (.ZIP and .ARJ files).
/NOARCHIVE - Doesn't scan inside archives.

/EXT - Scans files only after extensions
/TYPE - Scans files after extensions and scans document files regardless of their extensions.
/DUMB - Scans all files regardless of their extensions.

/AUTO - The program will not prompt the user for confirmation about action regarding disinfection, renaming, deleting or moving of infected files.
/MANUAL - The program will ask for confirmation from the user for actions.

/REPORTONLY - Does nothing with infected file, only report them.
/DISINF - Tries disinfection of an infected file.
/DELETE - Deletes infected files.
/RENAME - Renames infected files.

/NEVER - Never disinfect by removing all macros from a document.
/REMOVENEW - Remove all macros when a new or modified virus is found.
/SAFEREMOVE - Remove all macros when a known virus is found.

/DISIFNREP - When disinfection fails, only report.
/DISINFDEL - When disinfection fails, delete the file.
/DISINFREN - When disinfection fails, rename the file.
/DISINFMOV= - When disinfection fails, move the file to given path.




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