Note By default, the Windows Firewall log is in the %windir%\System32\LogFiles\Firewall folder.
Note If you use the netsh advfirewall context or the Windows Firewall with Advanced Security Microsoft Management Console snap-in to configure the file location directly on a computer, the Windows Firewall service configures the folder permissions automatically.
- Locate and then right-click the folder that you have specified for the logging file, and then click Properties.
- Click the Security tab, and then click Edit.
- Click Add, type NT SERVICE\mpssvc in the Enter object names to select box, and then click OK.
- In the Permissions dialog box, verify that MpsSvc has Write access, and then click OK.
Article ID: 929455 - Last Review: Oct 22, 2008 - Revision: 1