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will my virtual pc also need a firewall jamie msg:3541129 5:23 pm on Jan 5, 2008 (gmt 0) hi,
i have just installed win2000 on MS virtual pc. it seems logical that it would also need its own firewall installed, can anyone confirm?
bill msg:3541401 1:43 am on Jan 6, 2008 (gmt 0)
It depends upon how you plan to use the virtual PC. I see no need for anti-virus or firewall on any of my virtual PCs simply because every time I restart them I go back to the initial clean install point. If nothing is saved in the virtual PC image then there's no need for a AV or firewalls at all. jamie msg:3543443 7:35 pm on Jan 8, 2008 (gmt 0)
doh! ;) of course. it's only for browser testing.