How To Add An Exception To The Norton Firewall


By following the directions below you can add an exception to the Norton Firewall

Open Norton Internet Security.

Norton Internet Security
Norton Internet Security, Settings

Left-click on "Settings" in the upper right hand corner of the Network window.

Under "Smart Firewall > Program Control" left-click on "Configure".

Norton Internet Security, Smart Firewall > Program Control
Norton Internet Security, Smart Firewall > Program Control, Add

Select "Add".

Browse the list starting from "My Computer" to the Hide My IP folder. The path for this is c:\Program Files\Hide My IP. If you are running a 64bit OS then the Hide My IP folder will be in "c:\Program Files (x86)\Hide My IP" instead of in "Program Files". Then, select HideMyIP.exe and press "open".

Norton Internet Security, adding HideMyIP.exe
Norton Internet Security, adding HideMyIP.exe, Allow

On the security request select "Allow" and then "OK".

Repeat the above steps to add "HideMyIPSrv.exe.

Norton Internet Security, adding HideMyIPSrv.exe