Windows 10: Windows 10 Firewall Incoming Rules

Discus and support Windows 10 Firewall Incoming Rules in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security to solve the problem; I created an incoming rule set on one of our workstations and then exported the firewall config. I imported and set the config in Group Policy and... Discussion in 'AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security' started by Tony Plueard, Oct 26, 2020.

  1. Windows 10 Firewall Incoming Rules


    I created an incoming rule set on one of our workstations and then exported the firewall config. I imported and set the config in Group Policy and applied it to a test set of workstation. I set the setting so that admin changes on the machine would not merge with the GPO policy. After this was done Microsoft still has a bunch of rules enabled. I have disabled them and then came back to them being enabled again. Are there certain rules that Microsoft requires be enabled on the firewall, or do I really not have the control over the firewall that I should?

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    Tony Plueard, Oct 26, 2020
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  2. Windows 10 Firewall won't keep my inbound/outbound rules

    Hi,

    I realize the inconvenience caused to you regarding the Windows Firewall. I will certainly assist you.

    I suggest you to restart the Windows firewall service and check if it helps.

    Follow the below steps for the same.

    • Press Windows key + R simultaneously for Run.
    • Type services.msc and then Enter.
    • Right click on the Windows firewall services and then restart the services and check if it helps.
    If the issue still persists then I suggest you to remove and then read the Windows fire wall rule.

    Hope this information is helpful. Please get back to us with the information required, if you need further assistance, we’ll be glad to assist you.
     
    Anup Karkal, Oct 26, 2020
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  3. Windows Firewall Forgetting Rules

    I've recently installed the latest version of Windows 10 in my PC. I've blocked and allowed some softwares in Windows Firewall. But Firewall keeps forgetting the rules in 1/2 days. For example, I've allowed Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 in Firewall. But in a
    few days, when I open the game, firewall sends message asking if I want to allow that app or not. Then after checking the allowed apps, I do not see that game in the list, which means firewall didn't remember the settings.

    Also, I blocked KMPlayer in firewall to prevent it from connecting to internet (it shows too much ads otherwise). So, I created inbound and outbound rules for KMPlayer and blocked the connection. After that, it was all okay for two days, then again it started
    showing ads, and then checking the rules, I didn't notice the rules there which I created two days ago. And this thing keeps happening. I make the inbound and outbound rules for KMPlayer, it stays all okay for a few days, and then it forgets again.

    So, what is wrong with the firewall and what is the solution of it?

    [Moved from: Windows / Windows 10 / Windows settings]
     
    Ninad Khan, Oct 26, 2020
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  4. TwuTu Win User

    Windows 10 Firewall Incoming Rules

    Windows Firewall: Doesn't show blocking rules

    Hello!

    Today I've blocked all connections of a program by creating a outbound rule in Windows Firewall. However, I now wish to remove it. The problem: I can't find that newly created rule anywhere in the list. The rule does take an effect, since deactivating the
    Firewall lets the program run properly. I can only see rules in the list that "allow" stuff, but not those who block things.

    What I have tried so far:

    - All filters set to "Show all" within the Firewall

    - Created the same rule again, doesn't show up

    - Created a rule that allows the program, shows up

    Any solutions?
     
    TwuTu, Oct 26, 2020
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