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Thanks all for your suggestions.

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Originally Posted by iampoor View Post
it was in a magazine awhile back.

They said that onse the stock XP one was patched it did the job.

But I forget where....

Just like I said Correct me if I'm wrong
Not doubting if you're right just seems kinda surprising to hear Vista's firewall is not very good, since this is an area they should have put a heck of a lot of work into if my impressions of its security are correct.
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I love Sygate Personal Firewall. Too bad Symantec bought it.
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iampoor:
i believe that you cannot effectively have 2 software firewalls running on windows at the same time as they would both have to use the same resources and access the networking stack at the same layer/level, and since that layer can only be access by one application at a time then they could not both operate at the same time...

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