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    Talking Firewall of Windows 8 not Start

    Hello guys,

    Here is a very troublesome problem which needs your help to be settled. Taht is the Firewall of Windows in the local computer can not be started. If I click to start it up, it will indicate me to check whether this a Microsoft service and say I should consult the service supplier. And there is an error code that is 5. In addtion, the Operating system of my laptop is Windows 8. As a conputer novice, I do not know what's the matter and what I can do !

    Pls help me out!

    Thanks a lot!

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    Angry Re: Firewall of Windows 8 not Start

    Quote Originally Posted by lucifinil View Post
    Then don't start it cause you are wasting your computer resources!

    Use Avast or AVG instead.
    I just install it on an old DELL PC for trail May 2012), I tried to use the Remote Desktop service, it fail and prompt for need to start Windows Firewall. When I start firewall, it prompt Windows Firewall can't change some of your settings error code 0x80070511. Any suggestion?

    Raphael

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    Default Re: Firewall of Windows 8 not Start

    This is a early beta release. It's possible Remote desktop is not yet working as expected. The next beta, Win 8 RP, is expected in early June. This next beta release will require a Clean Install, so be ready.

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