Configuration :: File extensions


The list of this window displays all file extensions that are included in a scan if the option Use file extension list is enabled or a new profile is created in which the file filter is adapted.

Please do not enter any extensions of non-executable files as this may compromise the Avira AntiVir Server scan service.

This list can be edited as follows:


Another window opens in which you can enter a new file extension.


Deletes the highlighted entry from the list.


This button resets the list to the Avira AntiVir Server default settings. This list of default extensions can be amended if, for example, new virus types appear.

Amendments to the list and custom entries are lost when default settings are reset.