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Windows Firewall disappeared / Incomers blocked


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Windows FIrewall service is not in the list and port scan shows numerous failed port scans. Cant connect to pc


Whats the problem?:tazz:


Thank you very much :)
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Do you only have XP Firewall and is it not showing in security centre
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Attemps to open its setting from Properties of Network Connection bring to an error: Windws firewall could not start.
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Can you see it in control panel / security centre
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Its not service packed windows... no security center. Firewall cannot be launched from control panel
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Try here for SP1

http://support.micro...122120121120120
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You believe service pack will solve this issue?

tHANX
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Windows FIrewall service is not in the list and port scan shows numerous failed port scans. Cant connect to pc
Whats the problem?:tazz:
Thank you very much :)

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Where did you get your CD From?
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You should go for SP2 but then the XP Firewall only blocks incoming data

You would be better getting SP2 and a third party firewall

http://www.filehippo...ware/firewalls/

Zone Alarm is a popular choice
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Where did you get your CD From?

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Gateway comp

Preinstalled XP Pro...
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You should go for SP2 but then the XP Firewall only blocks incoming data

You would be better getting SP2 and a third party firewall

http://www.filehippo...ware/firewalls/

Zone Alarm is a popular choice

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Will do.

I Appreciate your advice
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