Document Conventions and Abbreviations

Conventions

The following symbols and text conventions are used in this guide:

Convention

Comment

Warning about possible errors or important notes to which you should pay special attention.

Anti-virus network

A new term or an accent on a term in descriptions.

<IP-address>

Placeholders.

Save

Names of buttons, windows, menu items and other program interface elements.

ctrl

Keyboard keys names.

C:\Windows\

Names of files and folders, code examples.

Cross-references on the document chapters or internal hyperlinks to web pages.

Abbreviations

The following abbreviations will be used in the Manual without further interpretation:

Dr.Web—Dr.Web Security Space

FTP—File Transfer Protocol

HTTP—Hypertext Transfer Protocol

IMAP—Internet Message Access Protocol

IMAPS—Internet Message Access Protocol Secure

MTU—Maximum Transmission Unit

NNTP—Network News Transfer Protocol

OS—Operating system

POP3—Post Office Protocol Version 3

POP3S—Post Office Protocol Version 3 Secure

SIP—Session Initiation Protocol

SMTPS—Simple Mail Transfer Protocol Secure

SSL—Secure Sockets Layer

TCP—Transmission Control Protocol

TLS—Transport Layer Security

UAC—User Account Control

UNC—Uniform Naming Convention

URL—Uniform Resource Locator