Rule Collection Add Folder

The Add a Folder dialog is used to define a folder rule item. This item will be added to the Rule Collection node.

1.Select a Rule Collection node.

2.Right-click and select Folder.

The Add a Folder dialog displays.


1.Enter the Folder name or click the ellipsis (...) in the text box to browse to select the folder.

In the Open dialog, navigate to the folder that you want to add and click OK.

2.If required, you can select the following:

    Substitute environment variables where possible

    Use regular expression

    Include subfolders

3.If required, enter an optional description of the folder for your future reference.


1.To add metadata to the folder, select the Metadata tab:

2.To automatically complete the fields select Populate metadata from file.

3.The following fields can be populated: Product Name, Vendor, Company Name, File Description, File Version, and Product Version.

You can refine any of the data; select the required check box and edit the fields.

4.If Vendor metadata is enabled, a further option becomes available:

Verify certificate at runtime - when this option is enabled, the  agent verifies the certificate whilst it is matching the file.

Click Verify Options to access a further set of criteria, used during file matching.

For further information, see Verify Options.

5.Click Add to add the folder to the Rule Collection.