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Windows 7: Windows Firewall Control 2.8 Released

12 Apr 2011   #1
D3ftOn3Z

Win 7 Ultimate SP1 x64
 
 
Windows Firewall Control 2.8 Released

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Changelog :

√ Updated the setup program to choose the program's options during the installation.
√ Fixed some unhandled exceptions which occurs in some usage scenarios.
√ Now compatible with Windows which is installed on another partition than the first partition.
√ Shell integration into the right click menu of the executable files.
√ Reduced the size of the application executable by 50%.
√ Start with Windows, will run the program with administrative privileges, for all administrator accounts.
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12 Apr 2011   #2
Greg S

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit (6.1, Build 7600)
 
 

I'm hesitant to install. It took me forever to figure out why this app never worked for me. The reason is below which was fixed in 2.6. Glad they listen to feedback. I am running 2.6 right now with no problems. Well one issue, when I installed it, it deleted all my custom rules I spent so long on with Advanced Security. Wasn't a big deal though since I have the same rules in Malware Defender. I just referenced it to make the ones in Advanced Security again. I have made some using this app and it works really well. The tray context menu is a handy item.

√ Now compatible with Windows which is installed on another partition than the first partition.
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