Allow a program through Windows Firewall

September 5, 2007 at 8:18 am 1 comment

Question: How do I allow a program through Windows Firewall?

Answer: You can allow a program through Windows Firewall by doing the following:

1) Click on ‘Control Panel‘ and then ‘Security Centre‘ or ‘Windows Firewall‘. (If you clicked on Windows Firewall, skip step 2 and go onto 3)
2) Click on ‘Windows Firewall‘.
3) Then click on ‘Allow a program through Windows Firewall‘ in the left hand sidebar. (In Windows Vista, you will be prompted with the User Account Control)
4) In the pop-up window (You should be in the Expections tab), tick the program that you want to allow through the Firewall. If the program that you want is not listed in the scroll down menu, then click on the ‘Add Program‘ button and then add the program that you would like. Make sure that the program is ticked after you added it and then click ‘OK

Windows Firewall Settings_exceptions


Entry filed under: internet, Security, Software, web, Windows.

How to turn on and off your Windows Firewall Security Guide Series: Intro – The risks and dangers

1 Comment Add your own

  • 1. Clash Of Clans Triche Gemmes Illimite Francais  |  January 18, 2014 at 10:39 am

    These notes are unaltered, unedited, unfiltered, uncensored notes that I took while
    debriefing with Lt. Series such as the Blood Books by Tanya Huff which
    also feature vampiric characters as well as television shows such as Moonlight featuring the relations between humans and vampires received a surge
    of both popularity, as well as production.
    As you can imagine, with this type of market saturation, the chances of creating a new brand is increasingly


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Recent Posts

%d bloggers like this: