Windows 7 Firewall Control


Windows Firewall Control is a nifty little app developed to provide quick access to the most frequent options used from Windows Firewall. It sits in the system tray and allows user to control the Windows 7 Firewall easily without having to waste time by navigating to the specific part of the Firewall.

Options to Enable/Disable Firewall, access Windows Firewall and it’s Advanced Security are all given in the system tray right-click context menu. Users can also add a new rule quickly, allow all traffic, and block all unknown traffic.

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It is designed only to work with Windows 7 Firewall and has been tested on both 64-bit and 32-bit versions. It requires .NET 3.5 Framework which come installed in Windows 7.

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  • alexandrud

    Updated to version

    What’s new in version

    √ Fixed “Index is out of bounds” error.
    √ Added support for Learning Mode for Windows versions that are in russian. Currently, Learning Mode works for the following languages and localizations: english (en-US, en-GB, en-CA), danish (da-DK), dutch (nl-NL), french (fr-FR, fr-CA), finnish (fi-FI), german (de-DE, de-AT, de-CH), italian (it-IT), polish (pl-PL), russian (ru-RU), spanish (es-ES, ca-ES), swedish (sv-SE), traditional chinese (zh-TW, zh-HK).
    √ Fixed incorrect position display of some buttons in some forms when using 120dpi instead of 96dpi.
    √ Changed the font used for the interface from MS Sans Serif 7pt to Segoe UI 8pt, to improve the readibility.
    √ The rules window is from this version, resizable.
    √ Fixed duplicate notification when a rule to block a program already exists. Previous versions took care only of duplicate notifications for rules created to allow programs.
    √ Added support for generating log files in helping to debug problems. To generate a log file, please start the program with the parameter “-debug” and follow the instructions. ( wfc.exe -debug )