How to enable Windows Firewall on Windows 8 computer
Have you been looking for methods to safeguard your Windows 8 desktop against the networking malware? Do you feel that your antivirus is not providing sufficient protection against the ever increasing threats from viruses? And are you also one of those people who have to work on the Internet all through the day?
Then the best solution to secure all your data is the Windows Firewall protection. As the name suggests, Windows Firewall acts like a wall of protection for your system against malwares and hackers. It is a built-in security feature in your Windows computer that prevents or limits unauthorized access to your computer.
Follow these 5 effortless steps to enable Windows Firewall on your Windows 8 computer:
1. Right click on a blank area of the Start screen and then click ‘All Apps’ on the menu bar that appears at the bottom.
2. Under ‘Windows System’, click on ‘Control Panel’ to access it.
3. Click ‘System and Security’ and then click ‘Windows Firewall’.
4. Select the radio button next to ‘Turn on Windows Firewall’ under ‘Private network location settings’ and ‘Public network location settings’ options.
5. Now click ‘OK’.
Protect your desktop with the help of Windows Firewall and keep viruses at bay. To understand the above steps in a better way, you can click on the below video and safeguarding your system will never be a problem.