"Windows Firewall" refers to the built in client firewall utility that ships with the Windows operating system. (It was previously named the Internet Connection Firewall.) By default, all Windows operating systems since Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 have shipped with this client.

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How do I configure Windows Firewall for FTP Server

What ports do I need to open for me to be able to access Windows FTP server (running on Server 2008) for both active and passive FTP? Opening 21 on it's own is not enough.
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SQL Server 2008 & Windows Firewall

We have a server that we're currently building with Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 I'm trying to enable remote connections to SQL, and had followed all instructions of allowing TCP ...
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Setting up FTP on Windows Server 2008, virtual machine

I am setting up a virtual machine with Windows Server 2008 that utilizes Hyper-V. I am trying to set up FTP access to the machine, but I cannot connect to the FTP server from my local machine. I can ...
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steps to install sql2008 and have it accessible via SSMS remotely tied to a IPaddress

How hard is it to install sql2008 on a server, and giving access to me from my home computer via Management Studio? Can I lock this down to a particular IP address?
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Event ID: 861 - The Windows Firewall has detected an application listening for incoming traffic

Firstly, my machines aren't compromised any person suggesting such will be DV'd. The security logs on some of my networks client machines (all Windows Xp Sp3) get filled with these useless error ...