@santorcuato Found a simple guide on how to add exceptions for programs. https://blog.avira.com/exceptions-avira-antivirus-3-steps/
@iotGeek There is a new Pymakr plugin update (v0.1.4) that resolved the issues with the new update (August 2017) if VSC. Try installing it and good luck!
@Willi, glad to hear it worked after you set up the missing jumper. I'm now closing this thread as solved.