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Windows Firewall

Windows Firewall settings cannot be displayed...

 
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To view or change the Windows Firewall settings, the Firewall service must be running, and it is currently turned off.

 
 
   
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  Windows Firewall 

 
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  Windows Firewall settings cannot be displayed because the associated service is not running. Do you want to start the Windows Firewall/Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) service? 

 
Typical location
  C:\WINDOWS\system32\

 
Issued By
  rundll32.exe

 
OS
  Windows XP

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  Microsoft Corporation    
 
   
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Select the choice that you want.

If you are using another Firewall already, then select No. Otherwise, select Yes to enable the Windows Firewall and allow you to access to the Windows firewall settings.

 
   
 
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  FaultWire Staff
Posted: 9-Mar-2010
 
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Last update: 09-Mar-2010 3:26 pm