Adding an Exception to the Windows Firewall

By following the directions below you can add an exception to the Windows Firewall.

  1. Open the Windows Start Menu by clicking on the windows logo in the bottom left hand corner of the screen.
    Windows 07 Firewall Configuration
  2. Left-click “Control Panel“.
  3. Click on “System and Security“.
    Windows Firewall Configuration
  4. From “Windows Firewall“, select “Allow a program through Windows Firewall“.
    Windows 07 Firewall Configuration
  5. Select “Change Settings“.
    Windows Firewall Configuration
  6. Select “Allow another program…
    Windows Antivirus Firewall Configuration
  7. Select Licensing from the list and then click on the “Add” button. If you didn’t find it in the list, then select browse and navigate to it. The path of the program is C:\ProgramData\CivilGeo\Licensing
  8. From the folder, choose “License ServiceApp.exe
  9. Then, click on “Add”.
  10. Make sure that “License ServiceApp.exe” is checked in all the boxes.
    Windows 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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