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Turning off the 'Turn on Windows Firewall' alert

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+Elliot B.    1,414

This is becoming really annoying...

 

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+Zag L.    609

I dont think the firewall notification alone can be disabled. You may be able to disable ALL security notifications however with 

 

HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Notifications\Settings\ Windows.SystemToast.SecurityAndMaintenance\Enabled = 0 

 

Alternately you could simply just turn it back on. There isn't any reason NOT to. It has matured into a rather full featured software firewall.  

 

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