FEP Policy UI issue – "Only check alternative sources if definitions on the client computer are older than (days):” setting cannot be saved if you only change this setting with key board.

Issues Description: On FEP 2010 SU1, you edit the FEP Policy and only change the “Only check alternative sources if definitions on the client computer are older than (days):” setting by changing the number in the text box (instead of clicking the up/down button) and you don’t change the focus to other controls. You will…


Use ConfigMgr and FEP 2010 Group Policy Tool together to manage FEP Policy

Some customers may use both Configuration Manager and FEP 2010 Group Policy Tool (http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=13088) to manage FEP Client settings, you may find the following issues: You create a FEP policy in Configuration Manager UI and apply it to one client. However, the client doesn’t apply the settings you defined in that policy, but set to…


Understanding FEP 2010 Update Rollup 1 Signature Update Policy Settings

In this blog post, I will give more details on the FEP 2010 Update Rollup 1 Signature Update Policy Settings to help you understand what does each setting mean. The FEP Policy Properties Diagloue, Update Tab:   These settings map to the registry key under: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/Software/Microsoft/Microsoft Antimalware/Signature Updates. AuGracePeriod: (in minutes) Define the time before…