Windows Firewall: get the message that the firewall cannot be activated because a "service is not associated with running.

In the last days is message that my computer is not protected by a firewall. I followed the recommendations to enable the windows firewall (both through the alert procedure and the control panel); but get message that the firewall cannot be activated because a "service is not associated with running.

I'm usually protected by the free AVG service and its protection of identity theft.

How can I recover the windows firewall?

How to turn on the windows firewall?

  1. Open Windows Firewall by clicking on the button start , clicking Control Panel, clicking Security, and then clickingWindows firewall.

  2. Click turn on or off Windows Firewall. If you are prompted for an administrator password or a confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.

  3. Click on (recommended), and then click OK.

If you want the firewall to block everything, including the programs selected on theExceptions tab, select theBlock all the incoming connections checkbox.

WARNING: More than a firewall running at the same time program could lead to conflict. It is best to use a firewall program.

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