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Windows 7: Windows 7 64 Bit Firewall Problem

05 Mar 2011   #1
Dantoshou

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Windows 7 64 Bit Firewall Problem

im having a serious problem with the windows firewall on my laptop, its not turning on, off, or responding at all, here is a video of what happens
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVnV2uC6oZc

is there any way to fix this, or indeed restore windows completely (reformatting C drive without losing the windows 7 backup, my system came with it preinstalled and no DVD to reinstall)

many thanks for your help, ive been asking for ages in other forums!


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05 Mar 2011   #2
Victek

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dantoshou View Post
im having a serious problem with the windows firewall on my laptop, its not turning on, off, or responding at all, here is a video of what happens


is there any way to fix this, or indeed restore windows completely (reformatting C drive without losing the windows 7 backup, my system came with it preinstalled and no DVD to reinstall)

many thanks for your help, ive been asking for ages in other forums!
Have you checked to see if the Windows Firewall service is set to automatic and running?
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05 Mar 2011   #3
Dantoshou

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

its not on at all, ive fixed the video link so you can see what happens when i attempt to use it!
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05 Mar 2011   #4
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Try a 'startup repair' Startup Repair - Run 3 Separate Times
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05 Mar 2011   #5
Matt2488

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

Windows Firewall should not be your primary, just use Online Armor, Zonealarm Firewall, or Comodo Firewall.

I don't even use Windows Firewall, because it's no good.
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05 Mar 2011   #6
richyrichuk

Windows 7 Ultimate N 64-bit
 
 

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