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|Document ID: ||1451|
|Subject: ||How to configure firewall on Windows 7|
|Creation date: ||8/5/10 11:06 AM|
|Last modified on: ||8/12/10 5:01 PM|
Configuring firewall on Windows 7
When you install Syncrify or SynaMan on any Windows machine, it is quite possible the built-in firewall will prevent users from connecting to your server from other machine.
Following steps demonstrate how to configure the firewall in Windows 7 to allow clients to connect from other machines.
- Click the Start button and type "firewall" in the search bar
- Select Windows Firewall with Advanced Security.
- The following window will open. Click Inbound Rules
- Click New Rule... on the right hand side
- Select Port
- Specify the port you have configured in Syncrify. By default this is 5800
- Click Allow the connection
- Check all three boxes: Domain, Private and Public
- Assign a name for this rule
- Finally, click Finish
Posted by Todd on 2/22/14 8:44 AM
I found enabling the service worked but enabling the port did not.
Posted by Kenfi on 3/2/14 9:22 PM
Can you share the steps how could you enable the service? Thanks.
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