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Selecting a configuration

The next step in the startup wizard is to select which configuration files you want to use for the project. Configuration files are used to store custom configurations for different aspects of Burp. This could be a custom configuration for a particular type of scan or it could be a configuration file containing different user or project settings. For example, you might have different project settings depending on which client the project is for.

If this is your first time using Burp, you will probably need to use the default settings to begin with. However, as you continue to work with Burp, you can save your own configuration files as you go so that you can reuse them in other projects.

You can choose from the following options for the project configuration: