In this pane of the SpIDer Guard Control Panel some settings of the Guard are set.
In the group box you can select the the SpIDer Guard icon check box to enable the the guard's icon in the Windows notification area. The context menu of the icon allows you to access the program's settings.
If the check box is selected, then SpIDer Guard will ask for your confirmation when attempting to change the program's settings file.
If you select the check box, then SpIDer Guard will remain in 'Paused' state after a system restart if the monitoring was paused in the current session (see description of the SpIDer Guard's context menu).
In the group box you can select the to prevent excessive usage of the system's computational resources when scanning network drives.
If the check box is selected, then SpIDer Guard will not scan objects on CD-ROMs, DVDs, flash cards, etc.
For more details on the settings specified in this pane click the correspondent fragment of the window in the picture.
To view parameters set at another tab click the name of this tab.