Solved

Windows 2008 xp client firewall GPO

Posted on 2009-05-18
1
251 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-07
what are the exact steps to disable the windows xp client firewall on a 2008 Small Business Server?  The box is greyed out on the XP machine firewall settings , so you cannot turn it off.

0
Comment
Question by:dlafferty
1 Comment
 
LVL 38

Accepted Solution

by:
Philip Elder earned 500 total points
ID: 24478623
The default firewall policy is managed by the Windows SBS Client - Windows XP Policy GPO under the SBSComputers OU in the Group Policy Management Console.

It should be left on and any custom application port needs can be added to the policy to keep the systems protected.

Philip
0

Featured Post

Superior storage. Superior surveillance.

WD Purple drives are built for 24/7, always-on, high-definition security systems. With support for up to 8 hard drives and 32 cameras, WD Purple drives are optimized for surveillance.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

This guide is intended for migrating Windows 2003 Standard with Exchange 2003 to Windows Small Business Server 2008. You will need the following: Exchange Best Practice Analyzer: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=DBAB201F-…
This guide is intended to provide step by step instructions on how to migrate from Small Business Server 2003 to Small Business Server 2011. NOTE: This guide has been written using the preview version of SBS2011 therefore some of the screens may …
Migrating to Microsoft Office 365 is becoming increasingly popular for organizations both large and small. If you have made the leap to Microsoft’s cloud platform, you know that you will need to create a corporate email signature for your Office 365…
With the power of JIRA, there's an unlimited number of ways you can customize it, use it and benefit from it. With that in mind, there's bound to be things that I wasn't able to cover in this course. With this summary we'll look at some places to go…

863 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

23 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now