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Windows 7: WIndows Advanced Firewall Can It inform me of outgoing?

27 Jul 2009   #1
Dorfdad

Windows 7 7264
 
 
WIndows Advanced Firewall Can It inform me of outgoing?

I just realized the firewall software is installed on Windows 7 is a vast improvement on the old XP day's! I was looking to use comdo or zone alarm however it looks like everything I would use is included in this built in firewall.

However I would like to know if anyone can tell me a way to have the firewall software PROMPT me each time any application tries to connect outside of my PC?

So I can set a rule and say yes allow this or deny this?


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09 Aug 2009   #2
Antonvn

Windows XP SP3
 
 

I heard of this, Windows 7 firewall control. I'm not sure whether you can do this without using a 3rd-party program. May be useful for promting you each time a (new) application wants to connect to the internet.

Windows 7 Firewall Control - Free software downloads and software reviews - CNET Download.com
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