Window Defender Firewall

ms jennings 1 Reputation point
2022-03-12T12:07:20.213+00:00

My windows defender firewall switches from Private to Public Network . How do I stop that? On windows 10 Enterprise

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Windows 10: A Microsoft operating system that runs on personal computers and tablets.Security: The precautions taken to guard against crime, attack, sabotage, espionage, or another threat.
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  1. Dave Patrick 426.2K Reputation points MVP
    2022-03-12T16:29:22.607+00:00

    Run gpedit.msc, navigate as below, right-click the problem network, Properties then Network Location tab and here you can set it.

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  2. Docs 15,226 Reputation points
    2022-03-13T13:35:10.49+00:00

    See if this Microsoft Windows firewall troubleshooter is useful:

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/automatically-diagnose-and-fix-problems-with-windows-firewall-513e9cf8-19ae-d579-2092-d5e64fe06f5f

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