firewall.exe: Firewall

The firewall.exe utility serves to manage Windows Firewall. The Firewall configuration file winfw.conf.xml is located in %plesk_bin% directory.




firewall.exe <command> [<option> <param>]



The following command enables default Firewall rules:

firewall.exe --enable


Command Parameter Description Example

--enable or -e


Enables Firewall.

firewall.exe --enable

--disable or -d


Disables Firewall.

firewall.exe --disable

--set or -s


Enables default firewall rules for the specified network interface from the Firewall configuration file.

Requires -interface option.

See Example above.

--help or -h


Displays help on the use of the utility.

firewall.exe --help


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