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FireWallCheck

This manual test verifies that a computer includes a firewall application and that the firewall is enabled by default. The primary test path is automated, but if this test can't find an enabled firewall it will prompt you to enter one.

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This test only applies to client operating systems.

Test details

 

Associated requirements

System.Client.Firewall.FirewallEnabled

See the system hardware requirements.

Platforms

Windows 7 (x64)
Windows 7 (x86)
Windows RT (ARM-based)
Windows 8 (x64)
Windows 8 (x86)
Windows RT 8.1
Windows 8.1 x64
Windows 8.1 x86

Expected run time

~2 minutes

Categories

Certification

Type

Manual

Running the test

Before you run the test, complete the test setup as described in the test requirements: System Client Testing Prerequisites.

Troubleshooting

For troubleshooting information, see Troubleshooting System Client Testing.

More information

Command syntax

 

Command option Description

FireWallCheck.exe

Runs the test.

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For command-line help for this test binary, type /h

File list

 

File Location

Firewallcheck.exe

<[testbinroot]>\nttest\driverstest\wdktools\firewallcheck

Interop.NetFwTypeLib.dll

<[testbinroot]>\nttest\driverstest\wdktools\firewallcheck

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