If there are URLs that you do not want to be imported into the system you have a few ways to remove them.
The best method to remove URLs you do not wish added to your XML site maps is to remove it/them from your source files. If we cannot import them we cannot add them. You can either update your rules in your CMS or you can remove the URL’s from your appended files. If you have removed the URLs from the source please follow these steps (same us update Auto Update Source files):
Using this method we will look for the URL or the pattern(s) in the URL and exclude them from import. You can set this by following these steps:
Using this method we will add the URLs to the database but when we export the final URL’s will look for the URL or the pattern(s) and exclude them from the export to the XML site maps. Some of our users like to keep the URLs in the system since these often appear in error reports if you are doing URL checking. If you are not doing URL checking it is best to exclude them from import.