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: Every time my windows 7 comes up, Windows Firewall is turned off

09 Oct 2011   #1

32 bit-ultimate windows7
Every time my windows 7 comes up, Windows Firewall is turned off

i dont know what have i done
but every time my windows7 comes up
the firewall is off and i should turn it on manually
how can i make it to be turned on by its self?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 Oct 2011   #2
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

What Anti-virus program are you running?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Nov 2011   #3

32 bit-ultimate windows7

i'm using avg.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

20 Nov 2011   #4

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10 Home 64Bit

windows is recognizing a software that can act as a firewall but not enabled
check your AVG firewall settings

go through this
Security warning: the Windows Firewall is turned off
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Nov 2011   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Run services.msc and check if your Windows firewall service is started and set to automatic.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Nov 2011   #6

Windows 7 & Windows Vista Ultimate

If the above doesn't work, try this Microsoft Fix it: Diagnose and fix Windows Firewall service problems automatically

Automatically repair Windows Firewall problems, such as Windows fails to start Windows Firewall service (0x5) or Windows remote assistance is not working.

What it fixes...
  • Windows Firewall is not the default firewall
  • Windows Firewall does not start
  • Windows Vista could not start Windows Firewall. Service-specific error 5 (0x5)
  • Remote Assistance does not work
  • You cannot access shared files and printers
My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 Jan 2012   #7

32 bit-ultimate windows7

it was manual.
my problem has been solved.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Every time my windows 7 comes up, Windows Firewall is turned off

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Windows firewall still blocking connections even turned off
I have Windows Firewall turned off because i have Comodo Firewall installed but every time when i start Windows i get this message about Winamp player: 'windows firewall has blocked some features of this program', and i have to click 'Allow Access' button. Why is this happening when the firewall is...
Network & Sharing
HELP!!! Firewall protection off & Diagnostic Policy services turned of
Hello, My computer is stuck with certain problems and I am hoping that someone will help in figuring out how to fix them. The windows notification say firewall is turned off but I am not being able to turn it on. It gives the following error Windows firewall can't change some of your settings....
System Security
Keeping Windows Firewall Turned On???
Why doesn't my Windows Firewall turn on when I boot my PC? I have to click on the flag every time it boots and turn it on. I've already run SAS, and AdwCleaner. Tnx, GPL
System Security
Windows Firewall blocking sharing, Action Center turned off
Neighbor's rig. After a teenager got it totally messed up I was called to have a look. Windows 7 Home Premium x64. MSE and Malwarebytes found some 40+ threats which I cleaned. Rescans after last reboot clean. Got a cup of coffee as thank you, came home. Later this evening a call, neighbor...
System Security
windows firewall can't be turned on
i click use recommended settings, but nothing happen
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 21:02.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App