Adding an Exception to McAfee Firewall

By following the below mentioned steps, you can add an exception to the McAfee Firewall:

  1. Open the main McAfee window and then left click on the Firewall section of the upper left navigation menu.
    Antivirus Firewall Configuration
  2. Next, left click on the “Settings” link to the right.
    Antivirus Firewall Configuration
  3. Left click on the drop down menu arrow next to Program Permissions.
    Antivirus Firewall Configuration
  4. Now left click the “Add” button.
    Antivirus Firewall Configuration
  5. Make sure that “Access” is set to “Full” and then left click on the “Browse…” button.
    Antivirus Firewall Configuration
  6. Browse the list starting from “My Computer” to the “Licensing” folder. The path of the program is C:\ProgramData\CivilGeo\Licensing
  7. Select “License ServiceApp.exe
  8. You can now left click on the “Save” button to finish adding “License ServiceApp.exe” as an exception.
    Antivirus Firewall Configuration

This article should resolve your firewall configuration issues. If you are still having issues, contact our technical support. They will be glad to assist you further.

About the Author Chris Maeder

Chris Maeder

Chris is an experienced civil engineering and software technology leader, with over 30 years industry experience. With proven expertise in global software development, he has built engineering teams that adapt quickly, focus on what’s important and, most importantly, deliver. He is a licensed professional civil engineer with extensive experience in water resource engineering. He has performed and supervised engineering projects in urban stormwater drainage, transportation and roadway drainage, storm sewer design, detention pond design, stormwater quality, green infrastructure, watershed management planning, wastewater sewers, water distribution networks, pump stations, FEMA flood studies, bridge and culvert design, bridge scour and armoring, dam failure analysis, seepage and groundwater modeling, and environmental permits.

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