Advice 1: How to disable the program's access to the Internet

Some programs show a lot of independent activity, sometimes not at all desirable for the user. This can be a harmless gathering of statistics of use of the program, and it may be a purposeful collection of information. So it makes sense to block access to the network for those programs that are not designed to work with Internet directly. You can use the built-in software operating systems Windows 7 and Vista.
How to disable the program's access to the Internet
Instruction
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Click the "start" button and select "control Panel". A window will open categories of possible actions on the configuration of the system. Click "System and security" to open the list settings and access the Windows firewall. With it, you can disable the program's access to the Internet.
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Click "Firewall". Opens the status window of the firewall with two groups of control ports: public and home networks. Next to these categories must be green mark — a sign that the firewall is not disabled. Find it in the tasks column at the left side of the window the link "Additional options". This will cause the window to fine-tune parameters of network filtering and control.
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Check the current permissions for programs. Find a link to a list of rules for outbound connections, what is left in the management console, network security. Either scroll through the Central part of the window and there you will see links to rules for inbound and outbound connections. Follow the link and carefully review the list of rules for all applications. The point is that by default the firewall prevents any outgoing connection. And if your program has access to the Internet, you need to disable a rule that allows it.
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Find the program name and double-click on the line with the rule. Opens the properties window, in which select "Block the connection". Then click OK and close the firewall.
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If you can't find a rule for your program, create it yourself. In the same window outbound rules click "new rule". By default, the line marked "For". Do not change this setting and click "Next". Select the program which you want to disable Internet access. To do this, click "Browse" and select the program file.
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Click "Next" when you point program. On the next screen, the settings also don't have to change anything — by default connections are blocked. Click "Next" and proceed to the next step of creating the rule. Deselect all three types of networks to exclude any possibility of communication for the program. On the next screen enter a name for the rule, for example, the name of the locking application. Click "finish" to save the changes.
Useful advice
If you are not sure which file provides access to the Internet, create multiple rules for different files.

Advice 2 : How to block program Internet

Network security is one of the foundations of Internet use. More and more users care about the privacy of information. More suspicious look situation when some application sends a message to the Internet unknown data. If you have any doubts about the reliability and necessity of the information sent to block the exit of a program the Internet is a very rational decision.
How to block program Internet
Instruction
1
To block the exit program to the Internet, you will need a special program firewall (firewall). It is this class of programs allows you to monitor the network activity of all applications installed on your computer. Similar programs there are many. Moreover, experts recommend the use of a firewall in conjunction with antivirus software, since this combination of remedies capable of prevent many network security threats for a home computer. Choosing a firewall, you will find both paid and free software solutions. The most famous and well-proven remedies is the Outpost Firewall Pro the paid solutions and COMODO Firewall – free. To choose any program and you can download it from the website of the respective manufacturer.
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Further steps describe how to block a program Internet, we show for example COMODO Firewall. After installation and system restart you will see the COMODO icon in the system tray near the clock. Click on it twice with the mouse to open the settings window of the firewall. In it you will see four tabs: summary, firewall, defense, different. Click on the tab "Firewall". Select the task "Add blocked application".
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In the appearing small window you will see the address bar. To block program Internet, click "Choose". Blocked program you can specify from a list of running processes, and also via "Browse" and a Windows Explorer window to input its location on the hard disk of the computer. After that, click "Apply". Now the said application attempting to transmit data to the Internet will be blocked by the firewall. The app will either fail to connect, or to assume that the desired server is temporarily not working.
Note
A: Well, in the firewall settings. Better yet, just determine which IP to connect the game to register the IP in the hosts file Then access to it blocked from this computer.
Useful advice
To ensure the security of your work in local networks and the Internet is a special component of Kaspersky Internet Security – Network screen. It filters all network activity according to the rules of two types rules for complete rules. To inhibit the output of specific programs to the Internet, you can create a program rule in the firewall.

Advice 3 : How to block program with firewall

One of the means of modern operating systems, which play a key role in ensuring security are firewall). In operating systems of Windows has a built-in firewall that blocks by default in almost all programs and services. When configuring a computer to operate the network and its subsequent operation, a ports, services and applications can be unlocked. But again to block program with firewall?
How to block program with firewall
You will need
  • - administrator rights in Windows.
Instruction
1
Open the control panel. To do this, click on the "start" button located in the taskbar of the desktop. In the opened menu click the "setting" in the child menu, click "control Panel".
2
Locate the shortcut to "Windows Firewall" in the displayed control panel window. If the control panel is activated elements are displayed by category, click on "Network and Internet connections". Locate the shortcut in the list, scanning the names of the elements. To make the search more effective, you can switch to display mode "table" (you need to click on the corresponding item under "View" main menu) and sort the list by the column "Name".
3
Open management interface, a built-in firewall of Windows. Make a double click on the icon "Windows Firewall" or right-click on the shortcut and in the shortcut menu, select "Open".
4
Find the programyou want to block. In the management of the firewall switch to the tab "Exceptions". Review the list of "Programs and services". Point corresponding to the blocked program.
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Make sure that the selected item in the list of exceptions corresponds to the application you want to block. Click on the "Edit" button in the "Windows Firewall". Opens the dialogue "Change program". In the Path field will contain the full path to the executable file for the application. If this program you want to block, go to the next step. If this is not the program, go to step 4 for further search.
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Block the program with firewall. Clear the check box next to the program name in the name field of the list of "Programs and services". Click "OK" in the dialog "Windows Firewall".

Advice 4 : How to close the program access to the Internet

To protect personal computer from viruses you need to use a range of measures. If you are not sure of certain utilities, it is better to prevent them from trying to establish a connection with the Internet.
How to close the program access to the Internet
You will need
  • - Windows Firewall;
  • - Outpost Firewall.
Instruction
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Use the tools in Windows operating system to close the accessand to the Internet of some utility. Open the control panel of the computer by selecting the desired item in the menu "start". Open the submenu "System and security". Locate the "Windows Firewall" and navigate to it.
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Select the tab "advanced settings". Click "outbound Rules". In the menu "Actions" select "Create rule". In the window "rule Type" select "For programs" and click "Next"button.
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In the next menu, activate the item "program Path" and click "Browse". Select the. exe file corresponding to the desired program. Click "Next". After opening the next window, select "Block the connection". Twice press the "Next"button.
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Enter a name for the new rule, fill in the "Name". Click "Finish". To prevent the blocking of the connection click the right mouse button on the desired item and select "Disable rule".
5
If you want to provide additional system protection, install Outpost Firewall. The first time you launch the utility, select the "training Mode".
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Then restart the computer. Make sure that the utility Outpost Firewall starts automatically after login. Open the program, access to the Internet which should be prevented. After the appearance of the Cuba program of the Outpost, click "Block." Select the check box next to the option "Remember action for this program." Press the Ok button.
Useful advice
Better not install software, the quality of which you are unsure. This will allow you to not spend the time to fix the problems.
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