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Rule Format on the User Interface

On the user interface, a rule appears in the following format.
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The following table explains the meaning of the rule elements.

Option Definition
Enabled Allows you to enable or disable the rule.

 

 

Name

Name of the rule

  • Block URLs ... — Name text
  • Category BlockList (in rule name) — List used by the rule

NOTE: Clicking on the list name opens the list for editing.

  • Yellow triangle (next to a list name) — Indicates that the list is initially empty and you need to fill the entries.

 

 

 

 

 

Criteria

Criteria of the rule

NOTE: The criteria is only visible after clicking the Show details toggle button.

  • URL.Categories — Property
  • <Default> — Settings of the module that retrieves a value for the property

For example, the Default settings that appear here are settings of the URL Filter module.

NOTE: Clicking on the settings name opens the settings for editing.

The module name is not visible in the rule. It appears, however, in the Edit window for the rule
criteria.

  • at least one in list — Operator
  • Category BlockList — Operand (also known as parameter)

NOTE: Clicking on the list name opens the list for editing.

The list name appears both in the rule name and the criteria to let it be available when the criteria
is not visible.

  • Yellow triangle (next to a list name) — Indicates that the list is initially empty.

 

Action

Action of the rule

  • Block — Name of the action
  • <URLBlocked> — Settings of the action

NOTE: Clicking on the settings name opens the settings for editing.

 

 

Events

One or more events of the rule.

NOTE: The events are only visible in full after clicking the Show Details toggle button.

  • Statistics.Counter. Increment — Name of the event
  • “BlockedByURLFilter, 1” — Parameters of the event
  • <Default> — Settings of the event

NOTE: Clicking on the settings name opens the settings for editing.

 

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