This Article Applies to:
- AVG Business Antivirus
We do not recommend you install this component on a server OS that is also running Microsoft Exchange. The Exchange and Anti-spam components handle Exchange-level filtering and will conflict with this component.
Mail Shield Settings
Mail Shield scans for threats in your incoming and outgoing email messages. Scanning applies only to messages sent or received using mail management software, such as Microsoft Outlook or Mozilla Thunderbird. You can access these settings by clicking Menu ▸ Settings, then navigating to Basic Protection ▸ Email Shield.
Enable Mail Shield: turn this shield on or off
Scan inbound emails (POP3, IMAP4): specify if Mail Shield should scan all incoming emails sent using an SSL/TLS encrypted connection
Scan outbound emails (SMTP): specify if Mail Shield should scan all outbound emails sent using an SSL/TLS encrypted connection
Add a signature to the end of sent emails: includes a message for the recipient in an outgoing email confirming the email has been scanned for malware and is clean
Mark in subject of mail containing a virus: specify a specific word or phrase that will automatically be added to the subject of any email containing a virus
Scan attachment when attaching (Microsoft Outlook only): enable Mail Shield to scan outgoing email attachments sent with Microsoft Outlook
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