Protecting your computer with antivirus software always keep your data safe along with uninterrupted use of system for long time. If you have installed Norton internet security on your computer you can enjoy extra layers of protection beyond firewall protection.
Sometimes firewall also creates a problem while installing or using third party antivirus software. At this situation turning off the firewall is the best option for you to enjoy uninterrupted protection by Norton antivirus software. If you don’t know how to turn off firewall read the steps below.
Step1: First go to the control panel of your Norton by clicking on its icon appearing on the system tray or by directly launching the same from the start menu on your computer.
Step2: Now open the “Settings” to find the setting window where you have to click the “Network” button to view the firewall settings from where you can disable the functions.
Step3: Here you will find an option called “Smart Firewall” in the navigation pane located at the left corner of the window. You can also call to Norton support Australia for such help.
Step4: There is option “On” in green shade from where switch next to “Smart Firewall” to move it to the “Off” side for disabling the function. After moving this tab click on apply for changes.
Step5: Now select the option “Permanently” under the selection of “Select the duration” tab and then clock ok to permanently turn off the Norton firewall protection permanently on your PC.
Step6: To see the effect just close the setting window and restart your computer. To perform all these actions you can also go with Norton 360 technical support available for you online.
Nevertheless, if Norton subscription is over on your computer and you temperately need a protection from various threats you can again enable the firewall protection by following the same process again. And if you don’t know how to turn off or turn on the firewall on your Norton to secured the PC, just dial Norton internet security phone number 1-800-431-454 for online help.