FIREWALL in XP

  WXMAN 12:19 14 Feb 06
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Unable to switch on FIREWALL in SECURITY CENTRE
message unavailable due to security centre switched off or was stopped,where do I go from here. WXMAN

  stalion 12:21 14 Feb 06

go to start,control panel scroll down to security centre

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 12:27 14 Feb 06

Start - Run -type Services.msc -click ok

scroll down to servce centre check if started.

highlight service center - right click selet properties.

In startup Type box select Automatic. if not atarted then click start then OK.

  Stuartli 12:27 14 Feb 06

Although you are wise to use a firewall, others such as the free ZoneAlarm offering, are superior:

click here

If you do decide to install ZoneAlarm, switch off the Windows version afterwards.

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