Re: XP Firewall will not enable at system boot
From: Arkansas 275 (Arkansas275_at_discussions.microsoft.com)
Date: Sat, 2 Apr 2005 16:31:02 -0800
I have Norton Internet Security Personal Firewall, disabled, but Norton
Internet Security Outbreak Alert, Anti Spam, Intrusion Detection, and
Anitvirus is enabled. I will disable everything except antivirus and see
> It will be turned off if you have another software firewall enabled... if
> you don't then not sure what is causing that.
> Toronto, Canada
> XP Home SP2
> P4 dual HT @ 3.0ghz, 1.0gb RAM, 160gb HD
> "Arkansas 275" <Arkansas275@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >I am running XP Home SP2. I use Norton Internet Security with the firewall
> > feture disabled. In spite of all my attempts to get XP SP2 Firewall to
> > enable when I boot, it always comes up disabled until I manually enable
> > it.
> > I update definitions and run Spybot S&D, Ad-Aware SE Plus, Spy Sweeper,
> > and
> > antivirus feature of Notron Internet Security 2005 at least once a week so
> > I
> > am farely confident that I do not have a virus, worm, or any other such
> > malware.
> > The only suggestion anyone has made was by a couple people who hate Norton
> > so they uttered a few comments and told me to uninstall Norton.
> > Can anyone help with something other than to blame Norton?
> > Thanks in advance for your help.
> > --
> > Dick