Question about firewalls

By Magniitude
Nov 14, 2005
  1. This will be really quick: I have windows XP SP2 and have the built in firewall. I want to install ZoneAlarm Firewall on top of that. Can I keep the old one on or should i disable it?
  2. spartanslayer

    spartanslayer TS Rookie Posts: 394

    Should be able to.

    You should be able to. Click Start, then Control Panel. Then hit Internet Security, lowest one in right. Then click Windows Firewall on the bottom left.
  3. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    Installing another firewall SHOULD automatically disable the (very basic, inadequate) XP-firewall.
  4. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,317   +618

    With Norton IS installed, it does not; need to disable the Windows version manually.
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