Firewall problems

  ooermrs 16:38 12 Nov 2006
Locked

I replaced my zoom adsl usb modem with a zoom x3 adsl modem+gateway+router. Since then it won't connect to the internet if zone alarm firewall is running but if i turn it off and use windows firewall it connects straight away. Any ideas why it'll not connect, any settings i could change ?? Thanks in advance.

  Terry Brown 16:47 12 Nov 2006

Normally you only use one firewall as two together can block the connection. Decide which firewall you want to use and disable the other one.
Terry

  Technotiger 16:56 12 Nov 2006

Hi, your new router also has a built-in Firewall, so you do not need ZA.

Cheers.

  ooermrs 12:01 13 Nov 2006

Many thanks

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Alienware 17 R4 2017 review

These brilliant Lego posters show just what children's imaginations are capable of

Mac power user tips and hidden tricks

Comment réinitialiser votre PC, ordinateur portable ou tablette Windows ?