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  • Since our LAN is protected by a hardware firewall device, I do not need or use software firewalls when I am in the office or at home (firewall appliance there too. Any way to turn off the repetative alerts that the firewall is off everytime I start my computer? It is very annoying! Is there a registry hack to turn off the alerts? Otherwise it seems to be a worthwhile product.

     

    Saturday, November 8, 2008 3:17 AM

Answers

  • No. You cannot disable the OneCare firewall and not be considered at risk by OneCare. There is no harm in leaving the OneCare firewall on even if you are behind a hardware based firewall.

    -steve

     

    Saturday, November 8, 2008 3:23 AM
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