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DesperateDan

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Hi, I have a mcafee firewall I was looking in internet applications and noticed that two items are blocked but I don't know what they are, can someone tell me if I need to unblock them.
applicatiom name[/
Layer gateway s... file name ALG.exe
Spooler Subsystem file name Spoolsv.exe
 
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I just checked program permissions my McAfee firewall and both of those are set to Full Access, so it would probably be OK for you to do the same.
 

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ALG.exe Application Layer Gateway Service

Description:
alg.exe is a process belonging to Microsoft Windows Operating System. It is a core process for Microsoft Windows Internet Connection sharing and Internet connection firewall.



spoolsv or spoolsv.exe Microsoft Printer Spooler Service

Description:
spoolsv.exe is a Microsoft Windows system executable which handles the printing process. This process is not critical to the running of the system but should be terminated unless suspected of causing problems.
 
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