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Windows 7: How to disable the access of a program to the internet

18 Jan 2011   #1
roostaamir

windows 7
 
 
How to disable the access of a program to the internet

Hi there guys
Once again i have a question
I wanted to know how i can disable the access of a program to the internet?
Should i use window's firewall or should i use something elase?
Thank u very much


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18 Jan 2011   #2
Golden
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

Hi,

Firewall is the way to do it.

Regards,
Golden
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18 Jan 2011   #3
jav

Windows 7 Ultimate x86 SP1
 
 

Press , write Windows Firewall with advanced security, right click - run as admin.
On the left side chose either Incoming or Outgoing.
Right click it and go to new rule

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In the next menu chose Programm, press next
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specify path to it, Choose Block connection
in next screen choose appropriate Profile. (if confused just choose all of them as you want to block connection on all profiles?)
And you are done.

I hope it helps you.


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19 Jan 2011   #4
roostaamir

windows 7
 
 

Thank you very much guys
it helped
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19 Jan 2011   #5
Golden
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

No worries man
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