When a System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection administrator attempts to export an Antimalware policy it fails with the following error:
The specified settings failed to be exported!
This can occur if the Antimalware policy has one or more of the following five characters within the Name or Description field:
If there is a special need to have the symbols with the XML file, it may be possible to replace them using the information in the following Knowledge Base article:
This issue is scheduled to be addressed in Service Pack 1 for System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection.
Article ID: 2784157 - Last Review: Dec 10, 2012 - Revision: 1