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: http://download.sysinternals.com/files/SysinternalsSuite.zip 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 \\remotecomputer.mydomain.com “netsh firewall set opmode disable”…Continue reading Control Windows firewall state on a remote computer