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Internet Block

I have a SonicWall TZ 215.  I'd like to know how to block a particular internal IP address from getting on the internet from Noon until 5pm.  It doesn't seem too hard but when I go to:

Security Services --> Content Filter --> Configure I notice that I have the tabs CFS & Consent.  I've read instructions that contain 2 additional tabs Policies & Custom List.

It seems as though I need those tabs to perform this operation.  How do I get them?  Or is there another way to do this?

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lordzack
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BigPapaGottiCommented:
There is another way to do this which would be easier for you.  Below is a youtube video outlining how to do this:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nv1y8sgkQHc

You do not necessarily have to create the address object based on the MAC address but it may be easier that way especially if it the user has a dynamic IP address that may change. If they do have a static or reservered IP address then you can go ahead and create an address object for that.

When you create the firewall rule for LAN>WAN or WLAN>WAN depending on where the host resides in your network, you will want to utilize the "Schedule" drop down menu. Most likely you will need to create a new schedule to specify the hours you want to block the internet access.

Let me know if you have any questions and if this helps.
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scrabyCommented:
content filter is a subscription service that you have to buy from sonicwall to filter web content based on criteria

to block a workstation from internet access you need to create an address object under network and either use the ip (should be static if using ip) or the mac address of the workstations

then add rule in firewall section from lan to wan, set to deny, service is any, source is your address object name that you created, destination is wan ip, select schedule that you want based on drop down choices

that should do it
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lordzackAuthor Commented:
I thought it would be relatively easy but not that easy.  Thank you for the solution!
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