Endpoint Protection on Azure VM not working

I had deployed several servers with the Security Extension direct from the portal.

But when I needed to exclude something I got this error.

I found a solution here and it worked.

1: Open a CMD as admin.

2: Navigate to “program files/microsoft security client”, and then run “configsecuritypolicy cleanuppolicy.xml” (if you use TAB you will stop at the .exe file)

3: Open System Center Endpoint Protection and make your exclusions.

That’s how i got Endpoint protection working on my Azure VM´s, if you have a centrally managed SCEP you might need to push policys again.

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