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Specify the maximum depth to scan archive files



This policy setting allows you to configure the maximum directory depth level into which archive files such as . ZIP or . CAB are unpacked during scanning. The default directory depth level is 0. If you enable this setting archive files will be scanned to the directory depth level specified. If you disable or do not configure this setting archive files will be scanned to the default directory depth level.


Additional Information

  1. Registry path is:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE -> Software -> Policies -> Microsoft -> Windows Defender -> Scan # ArchiveMaxDepth; HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE -> Software -> Policies -> Microsoft -> Windows Defender -> Scan # ArchiveMaxDepth

  2. The Administrative Template path is:

    Windows Components -> Windows Defender -> Scan

Notes

* Making mistakes while changing registry values can affect your system adversely. We recommend you to create a System Restore point before making registry manipulation. If you're new to Registry Editor, read this beginner's guide.
** To locate the registry and administrative template path, checkout beginner's guide.
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