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Windows 7: Notifications only firewall

15 May 2015   #1
Flukemeister

Windows 7
 
 
Notifications only firewall

I'm looking for a Windows 7 compatible software firewall that has a notification only mode or something that could serve that purpose. We have windows firewall disabled for a number of reasons, but what I would like is to see notifications (without actually blocking) of incoming remote connections made to a machine. Anyone know of something that would work? Thanks!


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17 May 2015   #2
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Hello Fluke look I don't understand myself why you want to do this but it is something that you like and it is your choice but for starters mate it would be helpful to know a few system specs System Info - See Your System Specs

plus what security are you running ??
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17 May 2015   #3
Alejandro85

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

You could try running any network trace software (not really a firewall), so that every connection gets logged. Further filtering by target IP address to your local IP will get all incoming connections only.
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