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Windows 7: Firewall Issue

02 Dec 2011   #1
Mickyd

Windows 7 & Windows 8.1
 
 
Firewall Issue

Hi All
Hope you are all well. First off i apologize if this is in the wrong place.
My problem stems from Zonealrm that i have installed on my PC i downloaded the latest version yesterday and since then one game simcity 3000 keeps crashing it worked perfectly well before this also need for speed underground 2 crashes a lot i have uninstalled ZA and simcity 3000 loaded up ok, My main question is can my PC work just as well without ZA and will windows firewall offer good protection ( i hope this makes sense )


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02 Dec 2011   #2
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

Hi Mickyd,
If you have a router with NAT (network address translation) Windows FW will be ok.
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02 Dec 2011   #3
Mickyd

Windows 7 & Windows 8.1
 
 

AND how would i find out that my router has that ?
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02 Dec 2011   #4
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

Look for the make & model, then go to the web site.
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02 Dec 2011   #5
Mickyd

Windows 7 & Windows 8.1
 
 

Ok thanks i`ll do this tomorro as i am not in the room where the router is - i`ll prolly be back then
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02 Dec 2011   #6
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

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