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How To Turn On Firewall In Windows Xp


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#1 dil ahmad

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 07:22 PM

Dear all

I have window XP operating system.

I have arcor internet connection. When I installed it , by mistake I turned the firewall off.
I want to turn on the firewall. Can anyone guide me how?

I will be very thankful to you.

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#2 jgweed

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Posted 03 August 2007 - 07:27 PM

Go to your Control Panel; find "Windows Firewall."
Doubleclick on the icon to get the "General" tab on the dropdown menu that will show.

Please understand that the XP Firewall will only inspect incoming packets; therefore you may wish to use one of the many free firewalls available to assure you have complete protection and computer security.
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John
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