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Disable Windows Firewall " Stealth Mode "


Is there any way to disable "stealth mode" on the windows 7 firewall? I want windows to send icmp unreachable packets. According to this technet article, stealth mode is enabled by default, but there is no information on how to disable it. It was possible to control this on xp. Allow meto pre-answer the obvious questions about my question.

(1) i've already googled it. I found other people asking the same question, but no answers.
(2) i really do want to disable stealth mode. With all due respect, i'm not asking for advice or opinions on the wisdom of my choice.


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As i've stated before - this happens with more computers than just one, but i'll just post the details of my main pc here.

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