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My firewall and virus checker are not active.

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I keep getting the red warning shield from MS saying that firewall and virus checker are not active, but my F-secure is working fine. Can you help?

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In order to fix the issue, I suggest you update your antivirus program to the latest version. Also, use the fsdbupdate tool provided by the developers to update the antivirus database. After that, navigate to Start > Control Panel > System and Security > Windows Firewall > Turn Windows Firewall on or off and check the two Turn on Windows Firewall boxes:

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