Re: norton internet security & windows firewall

From: Shenan Stanley (
Date: 11/17/05

Date: Thu, 17 Nov 2005 16:43:57 -0600

Albert wrote:
> i have a norton and windows firewall in my pc. the problem is that
> windows firewall is disabled everytime i reboot my pc. i tried to use
> norton but i cannot access the internet. are there any settings i
> could do to make either of them work? thanks

Personal opinion and experience:
 Get rid of NIS now. You can use just the Antivirus if you desire - but the
full product just sucks down the resources and is "too much" for most users.

Shenan Stanley
How To Ask Questions The Smart Way 

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