- You manage rules by using the Windows Firewall snap-in in the Group Policy Management Console (GPMC) feature on a Windows Server 2012 R2, or Windows Server 2012-based computer.
- The writing process is interrupted abnormally. For example, this situation can be caused by terminating Microsoft Management Console (MMC), logging off of the session, or clicking End Now to cancel the writing process.
To resolve this issue for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012, install update rollup 2934016.
Note Even though this issue has only been observed in Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2012, the updates apply to Windows 8.1 and Windows 8 as well.
Update information for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2For more information about how to obtain update 2975719, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Update information for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012For more information about how to obtain update 2934016, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Article ID: 2936943 - Last Review: 21 Apr 2015 - Revision: 1