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Configuring the Instant Messaging (IM) Content Filtering in Worry-Free Business Security (WFBS)

    • Updated:
    • 8 Oct 2015
    • Product/Version:
    • Worry-Free Business Security Standard/Advanced 8.0
    • Worry-Free Business Security Standard/Advanced 9.0
    • Platform:
    • Windows 2000 Advanced Server
    • Windows 2000 Datacenter Server
    • Windows 2000 Professional
    • Windows 2000 Server
    • Windows 2000 Small Business Server
    • Windows 2003 Compute Cluster Server
    • Windows 2003 Datacenter Server
    • Windows 2003 Datacenter Server Edition 64-bit
    • Windows 2003 Enterprise Server
    • Windows 2003 Home Server
    • Windows 2003 Small Business Server
    • Windows 2003 Standard Server Edition
    • Windows 2003 Standard Server Edition 64-bit
    • Windows 2003 Storage Server
    • Windows 2003 Web Server Edition
    • Windows 2008 Datacenter Server
    • Windows 2008 Datacenter Server Edition 64-bit
    • Windows 2008 Enterprise Server
    • Windows 2008 Enterprise Server Edition 64-bit
    • Windows 2008 Essential Business Server
    • Windows 2008 Small Business Server
    • Windows 2008 Standard Server Edition
    • Windows 2008 Standard Server Edition 64-bit
    • Windows 2008 Storage Server
    • Windows 2008 Web Server Edition
    • Windows 2008 Web Server Edition 64-bit
    • Windows 7 32-bit
    • Windows 7 64-bit
    • Windows NT 4.0 Server
    • Windows NT 4.0 Workstation
    • Windows Vista 32-bit
    • Windows Vista 64-bit
    • Windows XP Home
    • Windows XP Professional
    • Windows XP Professional 64-bit
Summary

Learn how to restrict the usage of certain words or phrases in IM applications.

Details
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Administrators can perform content filtering in the following IM applications:

  • America Online Instant Messenger (AIM) 6
     
    Builds released after March 2008 are not supported. 
  • ICQ 6 Note: Builds released after March 2008 are not supported.
  • MSN Messenger 7.5, 8.1
  • Windows Messenger Live 8.1, 8.5
  • Yahoo Messenger 8.1

To configure IM Content Filtering:

  1. Log in to the WFBS console.
  2. Go to Preferences > Global Settings.
  3. Click the Desktop/Server tab.
  4. Under IM Content Filtering section, enter the words or phrases that you want to restrict on the Restricted Words box, and click Add.
     
    You can restrict a maximum of 31 words or phrases. Each word or phrase cannot exceed 35 characters (17 for Chinese characters). Type an entry or multiple entries separated by semicolons (;).

    The Restricted Words/Phrases box will display the words or phrases that cannot be used in IM conversations.

    If you want to delete an entry, click on the corresponding Trash Can icon.

Premium
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Rating:
Category:
Configure; Troubleshoot
Solution Id:
1055587
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