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Windows Firewall Notifier Question


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#1 BertAzzone

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Posted 16 May 2018 - 04:01 PM

Hello,

 

I previously used TinyWall to control Windows Firewall as it blocked unnecessary outgoing connections and enabled average users like myself to easily allow needed programs. This was a great little piece of software for average users like myself. TinyWall has not been updated and will not function properly in Windows 10 Home 1803 and I have un-installed it.  I see Windows Firewall Notifier has a version 2.0 beta3 that appears to perform the same functions as TinyWall with a bit more user interaction. There is little info about user experience of this software and I'm wondering if forum members know anything about it, and how it is implemented  -as there is no msi installer. Any feedback would be greatly appreciated.



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Posted 16 May 2018 - 04:33 PM

A first look at Windows Firewall Notifier 2
Using Windows Firewall Notifier 2 to Extend the Windows Firewall and Easily Block Outgoing Connections

You may also want to check out Windows Firewall Control which extends the functionality of Windows Firewall, provides quick access to the most frequent options and includes a lot of other features.


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