Windows Firewall

  1.    18 Sep 2017 #1

    Windows Firewall

    Hello everyone
    I have no permission to turn Firewall off or on because of Mcafee. Mcafee does not allow me to turn it off or on. I tried to do it but there is no option in Mcafee to turn it off or on. I would like to keep Mcafee and prevent Mcafee from control it.

    Is there any way to do it?
    Last edited by mohammadkhateeb; 18 Sep 2017 at 13:07.
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  2.    19 Sep 2017 #2

    Windows firewall control is now managed from the Defender interface (Creator's build).

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    You would only want to turn it off for test purposes, assuming your Mcafee is AV only.
    If your McAfee is an internet security package (AV + firewall) I would expect it's turned the Windows firewall off.

    If you would care to specify your Mcafee product someone might comment further who has experience of it.
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  3.    19 Sep 2017 #3

    Windows Firewall

    Thanks a lot

    I solved it. I just reinstalled McAfee and check the options when you reinstall don’t choose download McAfee Firewall

    Last edited by mohammadkhateeb; 19 Sep 2017 at 23:07.
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  4.    20 Sep 2017 #4

    I would expect that if you install a 3rd party firewall it will disable Windows' own.
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  5.    21 Sep 2017 #5

    I don’t know, I bought my computer with McAfee.
    But now everything is good I just reinstalled it and now I can control the Firewall.
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