PC Cillin and XP's virus/spyware protection or just PC Cillin?

By bettyboop911
May 15, 2005
  1. I have PC Cillin on my XP. Should I disable XP's virus, firewall, etc.? Will they conflict with each other? Pc Cillin Seems to work fine on its own. Thanks.
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    If PC-Cillin has a firewall, then disable the XP-firewall. The XP one is no good anyway, it only stops incoming traffic.
    If PC-C has NO firewall, then get a free one from e.g.
    XP has no built-in antivirus, so you can't disable that.
  3. bettyboop911

    bettyboop911 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 44

    Can't turn off windows firewall

    Tried to turn off firewall and thought I did, but when I go to control panel to check it, it says it is still turned on. Any thoughts?
  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Take a look HERE for instructions on how to turn the XP firewall on or off.

    Regards Howard :) :)
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