RE: [NH] Pre-release #4 of NoteTab 7.0 available
- Your file predates Norton's Insight program, probably. And, when installing, you can whitelist it so it stops
complaining. People are naturally resistant to whitelisting files that are being installed. Even I hesitated, knowing
what it is supposed to be for. If Symantec fixes it at their end this error should go away for those that have current
Because I install the beta into its own empty folder, it does not ever see any of the old files. As an ex-software
product manager, I have been caught too many times with leftover file problems with betas, because some could be
overwritten but not others, leaving things out of sync. So, I see the Norton error upon each install. Probably not the
next time, since I whitelisted the file.
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From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Axel Berger
Sent: Monday, April 16, 2012 05:06
Subject: Re: [NH] Pre-release #4 of NoteTab 7.0 available
Eric Fookes wrote:
> Unfortunately that is a false positive.Are there recent changes to it with version 7? If not, this must be a
very old error. My *.stb is from 2003 and has persisted through all
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- Hi Axel,
>> Unfortunately that is a false positive.The version that comes with NoteTab 7 is code signed. This was not the
> Are there recent changes to it with version 7? If not, this must be a
> very old error. My *.stb is from 2003 and has persisted through all
case with earlier versions.
Code signing is supposed to reduce the risk of getting false positives,
but some anti-virus products (like Norton) seem to ignore that information.