File exceptions can be defined for both the “System Scanner” and the “Real-Time Protection”. A special feature of the “Real-Time Protection” is that processes may be excluded from the scan as well.
- Click the Avira icon in the taskbar to open Avira.
- Search for "Antivirus" and click Open.
- Click the settings symbol in the lower-left corner.
- Click PC Protection → Exceptions.
- Click OK to save the configuration.