Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Firewall will not turn on whatsoever.


29 Oct 2013   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

Let's merge a missing Action Center key into the Registry:
Quote:
Action Center Notification Icon =====> Unable to open HKLM\...\ShellServiceObjects\{F56F6FDD-AA9D-4618-A949-C1B91AF43B1A} key. The key does not exist.
Please open Notepad by pressing the Windows key and the R key at the same time.
In the Open area, type: notepad
Copy and paste all the text inside the code box below to Notepad:

Code:
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
 
[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\ShellServiceObjects\{F56F6FDD-AA9D-4618-A949-C1B91AF43B1A}]
"AutoStart"=""
In Notepad, go to File > Save As
Save the file to: Desktop
Save the file as: fixac.reg
Save type as needs set to: All files

On the Desktop, double-click: fixac.reg
Confirm the prompt to merge to your Registry.
Click: OK

Restart the computer.

On the Desktop, right-click fixac.reg, and select: Delete

Also empty the Recycle Bin.


Check to see if you are still having problems, and, if so, post back on what they are.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

29 Oct 2013   #12

Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

Jacee, is this better?


Attached Files
File Type: txt attach.txt (31.7 KB, 0 views)
File Type: txt dds.txt (25.6 KB, 0 views)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
29 Oct 2013   #13

Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

Wow, thanks cottonball this seems to have solved my issue; my Firewall seems to be functioning properly.


I appreciate everybody else's help as well.

Cheers.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


29 Oct 2013   #14

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

Use the computer for a day or two, and let us know if the issue returns. I do not think it will...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Firewall will not turn on whatsoever.




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Firewall will not turn on whatsoever.
Thread Forum
Windows Firewall - Turn On or Off Tutorials
Windows 7 firewall will not turn on System Security
How to turn on firewall log Network & Sharing
Cannot Turn off Windows Firewall System Security
Cannot turn firewall off System Security

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:33 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33