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If its not Home or Work, change it to be so. GENIUS. I tried and I am now in the same situation as you with the same Error 3 message. Nothing else worked. check my blog

And I did select the recommended and it kills network and file sharing. But I am currently in Windows 8. #14 Saltgrass, Aug 10, 2013 therock Well-Known MemberJoined:Jun 25, 2011Messages:24Likes Received:0 Thanks. #15 therock, Aug 10, 2013 Saltgrass Excellent Member Microsoft Community ContributorJoined:Oct 16, However, today I discovered that Windows Firewall service disappeared completely, I cannot visit Firewall in the Control Panel, "Base Filtering Engine" service is marked as disabled. Wednesday, January 16, 2013 2:28 PM Reply | Quote 4 Sign in to vote Ok - I think I have an answer. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/78fbca5c-41ad-4fa6-8ccd-f52045333fdd/windows-7-firewall-fails-to-restore-default-policy-error-3?forum=w7itprosecurity

So I went to one of my other PC's and looked and sure enough it had the FW on and could network and file share! Some are for the private networks and some for public, etc. (fw.msc) I never found out what actually removed the rules, but the poster imported the rules and repaired the problem. sharing it gives error message like this: "An error occurred while trying to share (folder). The 1st time was with FW disabled.

C:\Windows\system32>netsh advfirewall firewall help The following commands are available: Commands in this context: ? - Displays a list of commands. Thursday, May 16, 2013 4:56 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote It didn't work for myself, either. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/farbar-recovery-scan-tool/ http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/farbar-service-scanner/ share|improve this answer answered Aug 30 '15 at 5:58 barlop 12.7k1661111 add a comment| up vote -1 down vote I would not restore or reinstall just yet. Friday, October 04, 2013 11:37 PM Reply | Quote 1 Sign in to vote My situation was that after I finished cleaning a virus off the computer (I believe Win 7

I still get same errors. Click Start, click Run, type cmd, and then click OK. I have spent few hours trying to resolve it but with no success. Been fighting with a printer that wouldn't share for two days now..

Restart Windows. After some troubleshooting on network problems, I found that my windows firewall is configurated wrongly.Next, I tried to restore default policy of windows firewall through Windows Firewall with Advanced Security. set - Sets new values for properties of a existing rule. It would seem like a logical step in some cases, however it could have unexpected consequences.

firewall and suggested that it is needed to reset fw settings to their default. http://www.thewindowsclub.com/reset-windows-firewall-settings dump - Displays a configuration script. Also there is one more place you can check your settings and that is under Network and Sharing Center, Change advanced sharing settings. When it is done, reboot and see if your firewall service is back.

I still can't restore the default policy for some reason, but the firewall is working correctly again. http://pubdimensions.com/windows-firewall/windows-7-firewall-default-settings-error.php To view help for a command, type the command, followed by a space, and then type ?. Privacy statement  © 2016 Microsoft. When I try import policy I get Access Denied Code: 5.

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First, I found that my Network Discovery won't stay ticked. ARE. you need to change the name result filter of the OS so it will run.

Firewall is working - so are home groups.

Possibly a registry cleaner might have removed some, if you had run one. Funz.in
Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. Typing netsh advfirewall reset ? I tried and I am now in the same situation as you with the same Error 3 message.

I enabled those, applied new settings, closed windows, opened it again and settings were automatically disabled again. In windows 7 I have only heard of this process one time, and never attempted it. –Psycogeek Feb 3 '12 at 19:51 I would probably start by Trying :-) It would be good to have the settings verified that they are 100% correct for WSE 2012 R2… Or even better would be a post of the exported firewall rules from http://pubdimensions.com/windows-firewall/windows-firewall-default-settings-error-3.php Error Code: 0x80041316 Please wait for the system Event Notification service "No Printers were found" Net work Printer Errorwindows login with some setup error messageWindows Activation Error 0XC004C020Optional update delivery is

Here is what I got doing the elevated commands. GENIUS. Anybody have any ideas? For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it.

share|improve this answer answered Nov 24 '12 at 7:54 Ganesh 211 You should include a reference for that registry edit –barlop Aug 30 '15 at 5:46 add a comment| HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy #16 Saltgrass, Aug 10, 2013 (You must log in or sign up to post here.)Show Ignored ContentShare This Page Tweet Loading...Log in with FacebookLog in with TwitterLog in with GoogleYour Looks like the Firewall polices are corrupted in some weird way. Kind of spooked to just try it.

I know the best course of action is to re-install Windows or restore from backup. Edited by Nuclear Dave Thursday, January 24, 2013 4:24 AM Marked as answer by Spencer XiMicrosoft contingent staff, Moderator Wednesday, January 30, 2013 5:22 AM Thursday, January 24, 2013 4:20 AM RECOMMENDED: Click here to repair/restore missing Windows files & Optimize your PC Related Posts: Manage Windows Firewall in Windows 10/8/7 Configure Windows Firewall in Windows 10/8/7 Best Free Firewall software for After having this very question pop up in the forum recently i decided to set to work and write a script to restore the Essentials firewall customisations.

In any case, should you wish, you can always restore or reset Windows Firewall settings to defaults. These links may also interest you: Reset Windows Security settings to default values Windows Firewall service does not start Repair Windows Firewall with Windows Firewall Troubleshooter Troubleshoot Windows Firewall with Advanced