Editing, Cloning, and Deleting URL Patterns

You can edit, clone, and delete URL patterns from the URL Patterns page. This topic has the following sections:

Editing URL Patterns

Procedure

To modify the parameters configured for a URL pattern:

  1. Select Configuration > Unified Threat Mgmt > URL Patterns in Customer Portal.

    The URL Patterns page appears, displaying the existing URL patterns.

  2. Select the URL pattern that you want to edit and click the edit icon (pencil). Alternatively, right-click a pattern and select Edit URL Patterns.

    The Edit URL Patterns page appears, displaying the same fields that are presented when you create a URL pattern.

  3. Modify the URL pattern fields as needed.
  4. Click OK to save your changes.

    You are taken to the URL Patterns page. A confirmation message appears, indicating the status of the edit operation.

Cloning URL Patterns

Cloning enables you to easily create a new URL pattern based on an existing one.

Procedure

To clone a URL pattern:

  1. Select Configuration > Unified Threat Mgmt > URL Patterns in Customer Portal.

    The URL Patterns page appears, displaying the existing URL patterns.

  2. Select the URL pattern that you want to clone and then select More > Clone. Alternatively, right-click a pattern and select Clone.

    The Clone URL Patterns page appears, displaying the same fields that are presented when you create a URL pattern.

  3. Modify the URL pattern fields as needed.
  4. Click OK to save your changes.

    You are taken to the URL Patterns page. A confirmation message appears, indicating the status of the clone operation.

Deleting URL Patterns

Before deleting a URL pattern, ensure that the URL pattern is not referenced in any UTM profiles that are, in turn, used in firewall policy intents or in URL categories referenced in the UTM settings. If you try to delete such a URL pattern, an error message is displayed.

Procedure

To delete one or more URL patterns:

  1. Select Configuration > Unified Threat Mgmt > URL Patterns in Customer Portal.

    The URL Patterns page appears, displaying the existing URL patterns.

  2. Select one or more URL patterns that you want to delete and click the delete icon (X). Alternatively, right-click a pattern and select Delete URL Pattern.

    An alert message appears, asking you to confirm the delete operation.

  3. Click Yes to delete the selected URL patterns.

    A confirmation message appears, indicating the status of the delete operation.