Disable the firewall in Windows 8

A firewall in Windows is a system protector that allows and denies software access to the Internet. But sometimes a user may need to disable this tool if it blocks some necessary program or simply conflicts with a built-in firewall. Disabling the firewall is quite easy and in this article we will tell you how to do it.

How to disable the firewall in Windows 8

If you have a program that does not work properly or does not turn on, the problem may be that it is blocked by a special system utility. Disabling the firewall in Windows 8 is not difficult and this guide will work for older versions of the operating system as well.

Disabling the firewall for a long time is not recommended as it can significantly damage your system. Be careful and pay attention.

  1. Ir a "Control Panel". Any way you know For example, use Search in or invoking the menu Win + X

  2. So find the element "Windows firewall"..

  3. In the window that opens, in the menu on the left, find the item "Enable or disable Windows Firewall." and click on it.

  4. Now check the appropriate items to disable the firewall, and then click "Next"..

This is how in just four steps you can deactivate the blocking of programs to connect to the Internet. Don't forget to re-enable the firewall afterwards, otherwise you could seriously damage your system. We hope we have been able to help you. Do not miss the opportunity.

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