Adding CurrentWare files to your Antivirus’ Exclusion List

Antivirus can sometimes interrupt with the functionalities of CurrentWare.

If you have any 3rd party antivirus or firewall installed on your client computers, we would recommend adding the following CurrentWare files to your antivirus exclusion list (also known as exceptions list or allowed list on some antivirus).

For the CurrentWare Clients

C:\Windows\SysWOW64\cwAgent.exe

C:\Windows\SysWOW64\cwAgent64.exe (64-bit OS only)

C:\Windows\SysWOW64\cwClient.exe

C:\Windows\SysWOW64\cwHelper.exe

C:\Windows\SysWOW64\cwMetroClient.exe

C:\Windows\SysWOW64\cwTrack.exe

C:\Windows\SysWOW64\wcrb.cwk

C:\Windows\SysWOW64\wsck32.dll

*for 32-bit OS, the directory is C:\Windows\System32\


Ports to exclude for 3rd party firewall

8990, 8991, 8992, 3050 (TCP/UDP)


For the CurrentWare Server

C:\Program Files (x86)\CurrentWare\cwServer\cwServer.exe

C:\Program Files (x86)\CurrentWare\cwServer\CWSM.exe

C:\Program Files (x86)\CurrentWare\cwConsole\cwConsole.exe

*for 32-bit OS, the directory is C:\Program Files\CurrentWare\