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How to Setup Firewall Application Rules in Avast Antivirus?

Setup Firewall Application Rules in Avast Antivirus

· Avast Support

Firewall is a module of Avast internet security as well as Avast premier. With the help of firewall, you can easily setup firewall application rules each time an application or a process starts for the very first time. These rules decide how firewall will behave towards each process or application when it connects to the internet.

Furthermore, advanced users who have the knowledge about this can manage these rules or create new ones. Though, we suggest you to modify your application rules only if absolutely essential. To know more about this in detail you can go to avast.com/go. Here, you will get complete information about setting up firewall application rules in Avast antivirus. Don’t worry, if you face ui failed to load avast error while applying the given process.

Setup Firewall Application Rules in Avast Antivirus

Learn how you can easily create a new application rule:

Right after the installation of Avast internet security, default rules are created automatically whenever you first time starts the application from known and trusted sources. These application rules are organized into several groups that are predefined according to the application vendor.

Steps to add an application to an existing application rule group:

  • Launch the Avast Internet security
  • Go to protection and then select firewall
  • At the bottom of the screen, click on application
  • Tap on the new application rule and choose a group
  • Search and select the executable file of the application that you want to add
  • Tap on the group name and then with the help of orange bars allow the level of access which you want to allow.
  • In order to create new groups simply click on the new group and give a name to it.

Optimistically, after pursuing above mentioned steps, you can easily setup application rules. Nevertheless, if you need additional support, then we propose you to Contact Avast Customer Support. Here, one of tech-savvy person will answer your call and never leave your side until your problem doesn’t get resolved.

In addition to this, you can not only set firewall application rule in Avast antivirus, rather you can also adjust access restrictions to monitor incoming and outgoing communication. You can set actions for unauthorized connections and to tighten the restrictions rule, you can also specify authorized ports.

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