Add a category

  1. Go to Web > Categories and click Add.
  2. Enter a name.
  3. Select a classification.
  4. Select a traffic shaping policy.
  5. Select a configuration type.
    Local Domains and keywords that are specific to your organization. Acceptable formats are .tar, .gz, .bz, .bz2, and .txt. (Archive files must contain text files.)
    External URL database Domains and keywords that are created by third-parties, for example, country-specific block lists.
    For text files, observe the following requirements:
    • One entry per line.
    • Entries can be domains, site paths, or query strings, for example,,,
    • Entries do not specify a protocol.
  6. Specify domains and keywords.
    • For local configurations, click Choose file and select a file. Optionally, you can type a domain or keyword in the Search/Add text box and click .
    • For external URL databases, type a URL in the Search/Add text box and click .
  7. Specify advanced settings.
    Override default notification page Display the message specified to the user when a website is blocked as a result of the category instead of the default message.
  8. Click Save.