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Windows 7: System and Security: Firewall

10 Jan 2016   #1
Hikermann

Windows 7 Home Premium (x64) Service Pack 1
 
 
System and Security: Firewall

Not certain of appropriate place to post this: Windows 7; I open Control Panel / System and Security / click on Windows Firewall / Check Firewall Status -- and nothing happens. MSE (Microsoft Security Essentials) says everything is A-OK with my PC ... why won't Check Firewall Status open so I can verify what's on or off? Thanks. Appreciate any info/help.


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10 Jan 2016   #2
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

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12 Jan 2016   #3
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Windows Firewall Is located in "Services" ... type Services in the 'start search box', click the gear icon, then scroll down.

You can set it to "automatic" by right clicking and choosing 'Properties"
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13 Jan 2016   #4
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Another option if the others don't work.

Start Orb and type firewall.
You will see check firewall status. Hopefully; Tick on it.
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