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Zone Alarm Makes My Computer Blue Screen


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#1 ComputerMan23

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Posted 17 March 2007 - 12:50 AM

i wanted a new firewall, my old one slowed down my computer a little. so i had a older version of zone alarm. it is 4.5 every time i started it, i got the blue screen. is it because its such a old version? im not sure whats really going on.


should i download the new zonealarm and see if it works?


i have windows xp home sp2


please help

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Posted 17 March 2007 - 11:21 AM

I would recommend that uninstall the old and use the latest version of Zone Alarm Free for Personal Use.

There are also other free alternatives such as:
Outpost Firewall Free
Jetico Personal Free
Sygate Personal Firewall Free 5.6
Comodo Free Firewall
Kerio Personal Firewall (available in a full and limited free edition)
Kerio Personal Firewall 2.1.5 (last freeware version that was strictly a firewall and not bundled with extra features that hog resources and slow down system performance) - Alternate download
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Posted 19 March 2007 - 01:21 PM

ok i will do that and i will post my results




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