Windows 7 Firewall

Use the following steps to verify your firewall is enabled in Windows 7:

Open Control Panel and click on Windows Firewall, then verify that the Domain, Public and Private firewall profiles are enabled. Note: If your system is not a member of a Domain, you will only see profiles for Private and Public networks. Enabled profiles will show a green shield with a checkmark.

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If any of your firewall profiles are not enabled, select Turn Windows Firewall on or off from the left pane. Set all available profiles to Turn on Windows Firewall.

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Select OK to save your changes and exit the Control Panel.

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