Month: March 2014

Control Windows firewall state on a remote computer

You can enable or disable the Windows firewall on a remote computer. Download the Sysinternals Suite from the sysinternals website: Extract this zip file and see if PsExec.exe is in there. Disable the firewall state without stopping the firewall services on a remote computer. Pre-Windows 2008 method: psexec \\ “netsh firewall set opmode disable” […]