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Windows 7 firewall error 0x80070424

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#1 egarrim


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Posted 13 June 2013 - 07:08 AM

Hi, my anti virus recently ran out and before i got round to renewing it i think i got infected with some sort of virus, i get the message;

Win 7 firewall error 0x80070424 Windows Firewall can't change some settings when i try to turn it on.


Can you help please.


Kind regards 


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#2 sikntired


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Posted 13 June 2013 - 07:16 AM

Hi egarrim,


I experienced a similar problem and this resolved the issue:




Hope this helps,



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