Supported System Variables for Application Control Rules

Application Control rules support Windows system variables in file or folder paths. The following table displays the variables supported by Worry-Free Business Security Services.

System Variable

Description

%APPDATA%

Refers to the C:\Users\{current_user_account}\AppData\Roaming folder for the logon user

%CommonProgramFiles%

Refers to the C:\Program Files\Common Files folder

%COMMONPROGRAMFILES(X86)%

Refers to the C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files folder on 64-bit systems

%LOCALAPPDATA%

Refers to the C:\Users\{current_user_account}\AppData\Local folder for the logon user

%ProgramData%

Refers to the C:\ProgramData folder

%PROGRAMFILES%

The Program Files folder

A typical path is C:\Program Files

%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%

Refers to the C:\Program Files (x86) folder on 64-bit systems

%SystemDrive%

Refers to the drive where the system folder locates

A typical path is C:

%SYSTEMROOT%

Refers to the root of the system drive

A typical path is C:\Windows

%TEMP%

Refers to the C:\Users\{current_user_account}\AppData\Local\Temp folder for the logon user

%TMP%

Refers to the C:\Users\{current_user_account}\AppData\Local\Temp folder for the logon user

%USERPROFILE%

Refer's to the user's profile folder

A typical path is C:\Users\{current_user_account}

%WINDIR%

Refers to the Windows folder located on the system drive

A typical path is C:\Windows