Windows Service pack Proxy/Firewall? How do you turn it off?

Discussion in 'Computer Information' started by Bradley Burton, Sep 18, 2004.

  1. I downloaded the new windows service pack a while ago (I think SP3) as part
    of windows update. Now when I go to GameSpy (for my games) it says
    something about a proxy or firewall and that there are problems with my
    internal and external IP address (saying they are different). ??? did the
    service pack install a proxy or firewall? This is not what I want. How do
    I turn it off? I've looked in the Internet Options and can't find anything

    Any help would be appreciated.

    Bradley Burton, Sep 18, 2004
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  2. I went to the Control panel and clicked on the new Windows Firewall icon.

    Bradley Burton, Sep 18, 2004
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  3. I turned off the firewall and it still came up with that message. This is
    something I didn't get before I installed window's new service pack. Any
    suggestions? ...As a last resort, is there a way to uninstall the service

    Bradley Burton, Sep 18, 2004
  4. Bradley Burton

    Ionizer Guest

    You may find this recent Lockergnome video tip about the XP SP2 firewall
    helpful: (It takes
    a few moments to download before the video plays.)

    Ionizer, Sep 18, 2004
  5. Bradley Burton

    Plato Guest
    Plato, Sep 18, 2004
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