Windows 10: How to make Windows 7 64-bit Laptop into firewall

  1.    16 Jan 2017 #1

    How to make Windows 7 64-bit Laptop into firewall


    Hey guys,

    I have Windows 7 64-bit installed on Lenovo Laptop and I want to use it for powerfull firewall. Specs are under below.

    Processor: 2.80 GHz Core2Duo
    RAM: 4 GB
    ROM: 80 GB
    OS Installed: Windows 7 64-bit

    Can anyone tell me how to make into firewall.

    Regards.
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       16 Jan 2017 #2

    Does it have to be Windows? You could dualboot a linux distro, which would be better suited, like IPFire

    6 of the best free Linux firewalls | TechRadar

    List of router and firewall distributions - Wikipedia
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  3.    16 Jan 2017 #3

    TairikuOkami said: View Post
    Does it have to be Windows? You could dualboot a linux distro, which would be better suited, like IPFire

    6 of the best free Linux firewalls | TechRadar

    List of router and firewall distributions - Wikipedia
    Not needed and I can use LInux if wanted.
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  4.    16 Jan 2017 #4

    You're also on How to make Windows 7 64-bit Laptop into firewall - Windows 7 Help Forums
    Ensure both boards know upfront.
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  5.    16 Jan 2017 #5

    RolandJS said: View Post
    Posted on both so I can get know fast and users can also know if they search.
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  6.    16 Jan 2017 #6

    jk22, I just got actively back on...yes, I see nothing wrong with posting X on more than one forum -- I just wanted to alert you to the fact that some boards frown on such -- again, I think posting in more than one board is a good idea
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  7.    17 Jan 2017 #7

    RolandJS said: View Post
    jk22, I just got actively back on...yes, I see nothing wrong with posting X on more than one forum -- I just wanted to alert you to the fact that some boards frown on such -- again, I think posting in more than one board is a good idea
    Waiting for the solution.
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  •    17 Jan 2017 #9

    Not much helpfull so need more openions.
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