How to turn off the Symantec Client Firewall in the Symantec System Center on a global level

Article:TECH103941  |  Created: 2008-01-14  |  Updated: 2009-01-27  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH103941
Article Type
Technical Solution


Environment

Issue



You want to turn of the Client firewall on a global level.


Solution



How to turn off the Symantec Client Firewall in the Symantec System Center on a global level
    · Open the client Firewall administrator
    · Open Policy
    · Client Settings
    · Under global > Choose disable
    · Save file as DISABLE FIREWAL.CFP
    · Close the Administrator
    · Open the Symantec System Center
    · Right click on the Primary Server
    · All Tasks
    · Symantec Client firewall
    · Update Policy now
    · Browse to the location of the saved DISABLE FIREWAL.CFP file > Close    the window
    · All computers must be on to get this policy
    · In the Symantec System Center
    · Click View > Cleint firewall
    · If you see the DISABLE FIREWAL.CFP file updating you know it was successful





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2008021414070148


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH103941


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