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Old 05-28-2007, 05:31 AM   #1
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everyone running vista , what firewall are you using cos i cant seem to find any supporting vista
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Default Re: vista compatible firewalls

I just use the one in vista, im behind a NAT anyway, ive never had any probs. I do the same for XP aswell. Take a look here for compatible ones mate.
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Old 05-28-2007, 09:01 AM   #3
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I just use the one in vista, im behind a NAT anyway, ive never had any probs. I do the same for XP aswell. Take a look here for compatible ones mate.
http://www.iexbeta.com/wiki/index.ph...atibility_List
so i should be fine with the firewall built into vista and my roter , my router is a linksys wag 54gs
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Yeah, as long as its all setup correctly, ive never had any problems and ive been running like this for years now. It wont harm to have a software firewall if you want it tho.

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Compatible ones are the leading brands I guess. I think ZoneAlarm has one now.
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Yeah, as long as its all setup correctly, ive never had any problems and ive been running like this for years now. It wont harm to have a software firewall if you want it tho.

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i tried to add you some for the firewall advice but it said i must spread it around ,
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zone alarm is in beta. see here
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