How to allow a Program through the Windows Firewall in Windows 8
Description: This is a how-to article for allowing a program through Windows Firewall in Windows 8. This can be useful if a program trying to access the internet is experiencing connection errors or if Windows Firewall is blocking the program.
- Start by going to the Control Panel.
- Activate the Charms by moving the mouse to the bottom right corner of the screen or by pressing the Windows Key + C on the keyboard.