Add Windows Defender Firewall context menu in Windows 10  

    Add Windows Defender Firewall context menu in Windows 10

    Add Windows Defender Firewall context menu in Windows 10

    How to Add or Remove Windows Defender Firewall context menu in Windows 10
    Published by Category: Security System
    17 Mar 2021
    Designer Media Ltd


    How to Add or Remove Windows Defender Firewall context menu in Windows 10


    Starting with Windows 10 build 16193, Windows Firewall has been renamed to Windows Defender Firewall.

    Windows Defender Firewall is designed to help prevent hackers or malicious software from gaining access to your PC through the Internet or a network.

    This tutorial will show you how to add or remove a Windows Defender Firewall desktop context menu to be able to quickly open, change settings, and turn on or off Windows Defender Firewall as needed in Windows 10.

    You must be signed in as an administrator to add or remove the context menu.


    EXAMPLE: Windows Defender Firewall desktop context menu
    Add Windows Defender Firewall context menu in Windows 10-windows_defender_firewall_context_menu.jpg



    Here's How:

    1 Do step 2 (add) or step 3 (remove) below for what you would like to do.


    2 To Add Windows Defender Firewall to Desktop Context Menu

    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

    Add_Windows_Defender_Firewall_to_desktop_context_menu.reg

    Download


    3 To Remove Windows Defender Firewall from Desktop Context Menu

    This is the default setting.

    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

    Remove_Windows_Defender_Firewall_from_desktop_context_menu.reg

    Download


    4 Save the .reg file to your desktop.

    5 Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

    6 When prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

    7 You can now delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.


    That's it,
    Shawn




  1. Posts : 174
    Windows 10 Enterprise x64 1709
       #1

    Useless menu unless we have items like add to block list / remove from block list and so on. not general items like what it is now...
      My Computer

  2. Brink's Avatar
    Posts : 56,205
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro for Workstations build 21354
    Thread Starter
       #2

    You can click on the "Allowed Apps" item in the context menu to do all of that.
      My Computers

  3. TairikuOkami's Avatar
    Posts : 4,652
    Windows Home Dev 21H1 x64
       #3

    omidsolo said:
    Useless menu unless we have items like add to block list / remove from block list
    Tweaking.com - (Right Click) Allow, Block or Remove - Windows Firewall

    Easy Context menu v1.6
      My Computer


 

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