How to close a port in Windows Server 2012

Right-click the Start button.

Click Search.

Type Windows Firewall.

Click Windows Firewall.

Click Advanced settings.

Click Inbound Rules or Outbound Rules in the left frame of the window, depending on what type of rule you created.

Click the rule you created.

Click the name of the rule in the right frame of the window.

Click Disable Rule.

Click Delete if you want to completely delete the rule.


  • 0 Users Found This Useful
Was this answer helpful?

Related Articles

Do I Need a VPS?

VPS stands for Virtual Private Server. When your website has outgrown your shared hosting plan...

Who Manages My VPS?

All our VPS plans come completely unmanaged unless you buy a managed service addon. What it means...

Do you help to setup Control Panels and Operating Systems?

All VPS packages come with the operating system of customer choice preinstalled. The customer can...

How do I Reboot my VPS?

Step 1:   To reboot your virtual machine, go to the client area, and click the "My Services"...

How Do I Monitor Traffic on my Virtual Machine?

      To monitor your traffic on your virtual machine, go to the client area, and click the...