Windows 8.1 - How to disable the Firewall

September 2016


Windows 8.1 - How to disable the Firewall


If you need to temporarily disable the Firewall utility of Windows 8.1, follow the below procedure:
  • Open the Control Panel (Windows key + X > Control Panel).
  • Go to Windows Firewall.
  • Click on Turn Windows Firewall on or off.
  • Select Turn Windows Firewall off and click on OK to validate.

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