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Windows 7: Free Firewall?

09 May 2009   #1
Win7User512

Windows 7 x64 / Same
 
 
Free Firewall?

Are there any good free firewall programs? I don't want to just go googling such a query as I'll most likely get trojan horse malware.


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09 May 2009   #2
dnorris

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 RTM
 
 

Sure... the one that comes with Windows 7.
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09 May 2009   #3
Win7User512

Windows 7 x64 / Same
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dnorris View Post
Sure... the one that comes with Windows 7.
I said "good" not "basic" or "almost useless."
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10 May 2009   #4
Ferus Olin

Windows 7/Windows Xp
 
 

The comodo one works as long as you run the setup in compatibility mode for windows vista.
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10 May 2009   #5
dmex

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Win7User512 View Post
I said "good" not "basic" or "almost useless."
Basic? Useless?

Guess you never bothered to check the Advanced Security Settings

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10 May 2009   #6
Win7User512

Windows 7 x64 / Same
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dmex View Post
Basic? Useless?

Guess you never bothered to check the Advanced Security Settings

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Yup I have. But I'm probably looking for something more advanced.

Thanks though!
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10 May 2009   #7
dmex

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Win7User512 View Post
Yup I have. But I'm probably looking for something more advanced.

Thanks though!
Its has a fair few more advanced features than what some other Firewall applications currently offer. I guess you mean more advanced User Interface, Comodo or Zonealarm might look better
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