Yes...in the Computer Config -> Administrative Templates -> Network -> Network Connections -> Windows Firewall Now, if you're wanting it on for computers on your LAN, use the "domain profile" settings; set the "standard profile" settings for computers (like laptops) that may leave your organization. Here are a couple articles to assist you: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb490626.aspx http://www.windowsecurity.com/articles/Customizing-Windows-Firewall.html Happy computing! :) -----Original Message----- From: gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx on behalf of Sunshine Baines Sent: Wed 4/9/2008 4:04 PM To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Cc: Subject: [gptalk] turn on XP firewall service with group policy I set Managed policies for my windows firewall, but it isn' turned on at my clients. Is there a group policy to make sure the service is turned on for the windows firewall? *********************** You can unsubscribe from gptalk by sending email to gptalk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the freelists.org Web interface. Archives for the list are available at http://www.freelists.org/archives/gptalk/ ************************ NOTICE: The information transmitted in this e-mail may contain confidential and/or legally privileged information intended only for the use of the individual(s) named above. Review, use, disclosure, distribution, or forwarding of this information by persons or entities other than the intended recipient(s) is prohibited by law and may subject them to criminal or civil liabilities. Statements and opinion expressed in this e-mail may not represent those of Mazuma Credit Union. All e-mail communications through Mazuma's corporate email system are subject to archiving and review by someone other than the recipient. If you have received this communication in error, please notify the sender immediately and delete/destroy any and all copies of the original message from any computer or network system.