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Questions about interfaces

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You wouldn't want to set your gateway to Not Trusted as doing so will cause you to lose internet access smile.gif At the moment, as you have your interface set to Trusted, any connections for the computers/devices in the Computers tab will be allowed and rules created, as "Unknown" in the Computers tab just means that the Interface's Trust status will be applied.

If you use a wireless network you will want to untrust your interface to prevent intruders from accessing your computer. If you use file and print sharing though, you'll then need to Trust the individual computers that you want to share with. You can read more about these usage scenarios and setups here http://www.online-ar...HomeOffice.html smile.gif

Firstly, this link http://www.online-ar...html#interfaces and this link http://www.online-ar...v.html#complist are the references to the respective tabs.

As I understand them, they apply to your LAN (local subnet). They are used in conjunction with the Restricted Ports list (http://www.online-ar...html#restricted).

In trying to get a handle on this complicated set of scenarios, I tried getting to the links that were kindly provided. However, when I clicked on each, I simply arrived at the AO Help "manual" page (http://www.emsisoft.com/en/info/oa/). Are the links provided restricted in some way or are they gone? I can get to www.online-armor.com, but I can't see how to navigate to any of the 3 links. Any suggestions for getting to the linked pages would be appreciated.

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