PC Tools Firewall Plus

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Portable version available: 

There is no portable version of this product available.

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System requirements: 

Windows XP (32-bit), Vista, 7

Download file size: 

9.79 MB

Version: 

7.0.0.123

Additional information: 

Additional Features of Interest (as Found in its Interface): Advanced network options for experts, with three default settings to modify (Home, Public, Work). Updates automatically, many language options, password protection, and full screen mode. To learn more visit its online help, change log, and forum.

64 Bit compatibility: 

32 bit but 64 bit compatible

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PC-Tools-Firewall

Pros: 

Provides excellent proactive security performance. User friendly interface and popup alert format. Automatically allows known applications, which decreases the number of popups requiring user intervention. Includes default profiles to quickly personalize network rules. Updates automatically (assuming default settings).

Cons: 

Does not have an installation/training mode, so installing new unknown programs may require a few more clicks. Minimal built-in help. An upgrade button which advertises PC Tools' other security products on the sidebar of the program.

Product type: 

Runs as a stand-alone program on a user's computer

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Download page: 

http://www.pctools.com/firewall/download/

Developers website: 

http://www.pctools.com/firewall/