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Windows 7 - How to Turn Off the Internal Firewall
Windows 7 How to Turn Off the Internal Firewall
  • Article ID: 149322
  • Last modified date: November 14, 2011 6:11

Windows 7 - How to Turn Off the Internal Firewall

  • Scope of Support: EarthLink will Troubleshoot connectivity issues for all EarthLink access products.
  • Overview Statement: This article illustrates how to turn off the Internet Firewall in Windows 7.



How to Turn Off the Internal Firewall

 Click Start.



 Click on Control Panel.


 Click System and Security.


 Click Turn Windows Firewall on or off located in the left column.


 Select Turn off Windows Firewall (not recommended) under Home or work (private) network location settings and Public network location settings. Then click OK.


 Windows will notify you that the firewall is turned off.

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