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Windows 7: Help , Windows 7 Firewall not working?!

12 Mar 2012   #1

Windows 7 64 bit
Help , Windows 7 Firewall not working?!

This is what it does in the picture O:!!!! any ideas guaise! thanks brandon~

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12 Mar 2012   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

this is quoted from another site
Download both the registry files



Launch and import them to registry

Restart your PC

Now,open RUN and type

regedit and click ok

go to


Right click on it-permissions

Click on ADD and type

Everyone and click ok

Now Click on Everyone

Below you have permission for users

Select full control and click ok

Now,open RUN and type

services.msc and click ok

start base filtering engine service and then windows firewall service

Good luck
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22 May 2012   #3

Win 7 64 Enterprise
Fire wall not working

MS hopeless at solving this problem. Found your solution via google. Worked first time. Had to join just to say thanks.
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22 May 2012   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

Your very welcome miket82
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21 Aug 2012   #5

windows 7 home premium 64b

I have identical firewall problem/error code as 'IAlwaysBSOD'. (Win7 x64 Svc Pk 1). Followed exact instructions posted by ripbox, did not seem to change anything, still same problem. All firewall dependency services (Base filtering engine, Rpc) are on auto and working fine. Checked out Windows Firewall Authorization Driver in device mngr, also ok. I've upgraded to latest Java version for my OS. I had earlier problem with Windows Update, but finally fixed that with MSfixIt download, so now I have most recent updates. I am also running M. Security Essentials, am considering uninstalling and re-installing that. Does anybody have ANY ideas about how I could fix this? Thanks for your help in advance.
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21 Aug 2012   #6

32 bit

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27 Oct 2012   #7

Windows 7 Starter

ripbox, thank you so much. Windows Firewall is working again!!!
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