Manage Existing Rules

After you create a BIOC or IOC rule, you can take the following actions:

Edit a Rule

After you create a rule, it may be necessary to tweak or change the rule settings.
Editing an IOC rule is not supported in Beta 1. To make changes, delete and recreate the IOC rule.
  1. Select RULES and the type of rule (BIOC).
  2. Locate the rule you want to edit.
  3. Right click anywhere in the rule and then select Edit.
  4. Edit the rule settings as needed.
    For BIOCs, you can edit the rule settings which include the name, severity, and BIOC type. You can also click the pencil icon next to the BIOC summary to edit the behavioral characteristics. If you make any changes, Test and then Save the rule.
  5. Adjust the schedule settings as needed, and then click OK.

Export a Rule (BIOC Only)

  1. Select RULESBIOC.
  2. Select the rules that you want to export.
  3. Right click any of the rows, and select Export selected.
    The exported file is not editable, however you can use it as a source to import rules at a later date.

Copy a Rule

You can use an existing rule as a template to create a new one. Global BIOC rules cannot be deleted or altered, but you can copy a global rule and edit the copy. See Manage Global BIOC Rules.
  1. Select RULES and the type of rule (BIOC or IOC).
  2. Locate the rule you want to copy.
  3. Right click anywhere in the rule row and then select Copy to create a duplicate rule.

Disable or Remove a Rule

If you no longer need a rule you can temporarily disable or permanently remove it.
You cannot delete global BIOCs delivered with content updates.
  1. Select RULES and the type of rule (BIOC or IOC).
  2. Locate the rule that you want to change.
  3. Right click anywhere in the rule row and then select Remove to permanently delete the rule, or Disable to temporarily stop the rule. If you disable a rule you can later return to the rule page to Enable it.

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