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How to configure McAfee Total protection 2013 to work with PhotoSync?

How to configure McAfee Total protection 2013 to work with PhotoSync?

The following steps have to be taken to run PhotoSync Companion with McAfee Total Protection 2013.

  1. Open the McAfee Console by double-clicking the McAfee application icon on your desktop or in the windows task bar.

     

    Figure 1. McAfee Total Protection application window
    McAfee Total Protection application window

     

  2. Click on Web and Email Protection to view the firewall and anti-spam settings

     

    Figure 2. Web and Email Protection
    Web and Email Protection

     

     

  3. Click on Firewall to open the Firewall settings

     

    Figure 3. Firewall settings
    Firewall settings

     

     

  4. Click on Internet Connections for Programs to get to the app settings for the firewall

     

    Figure 4. List of programs with firewall settings
    List of programs with firewall settings

     

     

  5. Check if PhotoSync is already in the list. If it is, you can click on PhotoSync and click the Edit button to edit the firewall settings for PhotoSync, then skip to Step 7 of this tutorial. If PhotoSync is not in the list, click Add to create a new entry for PhotoSync.

     

    Figure 5. Add PhotoSync to the internet connections for programs
    Add PhotoSync to the internet connections for programs

     

     

  6. Click on Browse... to find the PhotoSync executable on your hard disk. It should be located normally in C:\Program Files (x86)\PhotoSync. Select PhotoSync and click Open to add it.

     

    Figure 6. Add PhotoSync app
    Add PhotoSync app

     

     

  7. Set the access to Full and turn Off the Net Guard.

     

    Figure 7. Change PhotoSync firewall settings
    Change PhotoSync firewall settings

     

     

  8. Click Save to save the settings for PhotoSync. Congratulations, you're done! PhotoSync should work now with your McAfee Total Protection firewall.

     

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