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Unblock computers that are blocked by Norton AutoBlock

If Norton Firewall stops network traffic to a computer that you know is safe, you can restore connections to the computer by removing it from the AutoBlock list in Norton Firewall settings.

Unblock an AutoBlocked computer

  1. Open your Norton device security product.

    If you see the My Norton window, next to Device Security, click Open.

  2. In the Norton product main window, click Settings.

  3. In the Settings window, click Firewall or Network.

  4. Click the Intrusion and Browser Protection tab.

  5. Under Intrusion Prevention, in the Intrusion AutoBlock row, click Configure.

  6. In the Intrusion AutoBlock window, under Computers currently blocked by AutoBlock, select the IP address of the computer.

  7. Under the Action column, select Unblock from the drop-down list.

  8. In the Intrusion AutoBlock window, click OK.

  9. In the Settings window, click Close.

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DOCID: v1224861
Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 03/19/2022