How can the answer be improved? windows firewall is blocking my printer Dec 14, 2015 It is ONLY the printer SMB shares I have setup (that work just fine in Win7 and Win8) that don't work with the default Windows 10 Firewall on. Yet I can verify that in the Firewalls Inbound and Outbound Rules for the domain profile, UCP 137, 138, 139 and TCP 445 are all set to ALLOW.
Nov 01, 2011 If this issue persists, please go to Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Windows Firewall\Allowed Programs, add your printer in the list to check the result. Alex Zhao Please remember to click Mark as Answer on the post that helps you, and to click Unmark as Answer if a marked post does not actually answer your question. windows firewall is blocking my printer
Dec 09, 2008 I have an emachine computer and a x7550 printer. I have had both for a long while. My harddrive went out and had to be replaced. Now, when I try to hook my printer back to it, it says to check the USB cable, which I have done, I have unplugged and plugged it back in, and the printer is on. I need to check the firewall, but I do not know how. HP Printers Firewall Blocking Driver Install or Printer Function (Windows) This document is for HP printers and computers with Windows operating systems. Firewall software helps block threats from outside your network, but some settings or configurations can block communication with network printers. May 11, 2017 Say firewall blocking printer. When I'm on the printer program it says network not connected but on windows it shows it as being connected. I had the same problem with Windows 10. After the Windows update the printer wouldn't print from my computer while the printer still worked fine on other computers. Turned the fire wall off. The printer windows firewall is blocking my printer Mar 30, 2019 Unable to print to network printer with Windows Firewall blocking outbound connection by default. Hi, I just installed a network printer. The PC is on a private network. The printer is Brother printer and it connects to the router via wireless LAN. With Windows Firewall allowing outbound connection by default, I can print to the printer.