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Turn On or Off Windows Firewall in Windows 10

How to enable or disable Windows Defender Firewall in Windows 10

When you install third-party security software, Windows 10 will automatically disable the built-in Windows Firewall. In case it does not, you may want to disable this Windows Defender Firewall manually. This post will show you how to enable or disable […]

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Private Win10 is an Advanced Windows 10 Privacy Tool

Privacy is important. Windows offers a dedicated section for this. Here you can configure what data Windows and other apps can access. However, if you wish to control even more, and looking for a simple interface, today we have PrivateWin10. This […]

How to block a program in Firewall of Windows 10

How to whitelist or block a program in the Firewall of Windows 10

Microsoft has been adding new security features to the Windows with every update. The Windows 10 comes with superlative security features as opposed to the earlier versions of the software. Firewall settings form the crux of the security feature, however, […]

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Windows Firewall service does not start in Windows 10/8/7

Windows Firewall acts as the first layer of defense against malware, so it is always advisable to keep it turned ‘ON’ – unless you are using third-party firewall software. If for some unknown reason if you find your Windows Firewall […]

How to test your Firewall software

The Windows 10 operating system offers a powerful built-in Windows Firewall that prevents hackers or malicious software from gaining access to your computer through a network or the Internet. Although the built-in firewall is good for most users, some users prefer […]

Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this app

Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this app

At times, you may have noticed that when you go on to run a program, the Windows Firewall suddenly throws up a message stating that Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this app and gives you two options – […]

CUJO Internet Security Firewall for Smart Devices

Online security is one of the most important concerns of internet users. We have been using various anti-virus software to ensure our online security, but this post is all about a device CUJO Firewall, which helps you protecting your devices […]

Free Firewall is a complete firewall solution for Windows PC

Free Firewall by Evorim is a free firewall software for Windows that comes with professional features and great functionality. The firewall is completely safe and fully functional, you can prevent any software from accessing the internet using this tool. Different […]

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How to disable Windows Firewall in Windows 10/8/7

In this post, we will see how you can turn on or turn off the Windows Firewall in Windows 10/8/7. Before you do this, it is important to know that you should not turn off or disable Windows Firewall unless […]

Windows Firewall can’t change some of your settings

If you receive, Windows Firewall can’t change some of your settings message with error codes 0x8007042c, 0x80070422, 1068, 0x8007045b, 0x800706d9, then some of these suggestions are sure to help you fix the problem on your Windows 10/8/7 computer. Windows Firewall […]

Windows Firewall Control: Configure and Manage Windows Firewall settings

Windows 10/8/7 already has a built-in default, free and powerful firewall. And while Windows allows you to access the advanced settings, including configuration of filtering for outbound connections, through its Control Panel, Management Console, Netsh utility, or the Group Policy Editor, […]

Glasswire Firewall and Network Monitoring Tool review

When writing about Wireshark network analyzer, I mentioned that it was among the best free network monitoring tool available for administrators to check the details of every device connected to the network. However, the interface of Wireshark is too complex […]

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Comodo Firewall Review – Free firewall for Windows PC

The default Windows Firewall is good. You do not have to configure and mess up with it even initially. Just turn it on, and it will take care of your software, computer ports and surroundings (home, office and public places), […]

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Free Sophos UTM Essential Network Firewall for Windows 10/8

There are plenty of free firewalls available for home networks. With Windows 10/8.1/7, you do not need a separate firewall, as the built-in Windows firewall is good. For extra protection, you can turn on the firewall in your router/modem. But if […]