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How do I turn on Windows Firewall?

Thanks,
Joan



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If you have a third party firewall, you first need to disable that one.
Sometimes, stopping the third party firewall cause the Windows firewall to
become active.

You start the Windows firewall by using the icon in the control panel called
"Windows Firewall".
Jim



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On Sun, 12 Oct 2008 17:29:37 -0400, Joan and Alan wrote:

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Activate and utilize the Win XP built-in Firewall; Uncheck *all* Programs
and Services under the Exception tab.
Windows XP: How to turn on your firewall.
http://www.microsoft.com/protect/computer/firewall/xp.mspx

Read through:
Understanding Windows Firewall.
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/security/internet/sp2_wfintro.mspx
Using Windows Firewall.
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/networking/security/winfirewall.mspx

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