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Wingate Installation

oDownload oInstallation oReboot oConfigureo

A - Downloading WinGate

You can choose :

  • either the official website of URL deerfield.com (wingate editor's),

  • either your local reseller.

B - Installing the FireWall

B.1 - Needed pre-requisites (patch) before installing

This part only applies to Windows 95 (and Windows NT 4 Service Pack older than SP 3 ) :

It is necessary to have Winsock up to date, this means release 2.x. You can fo to site URL (or the mirror) to make the appropriates things.

B.2 - Installing the FireWall

Run Wingatexx.exe (the runnable installation of WinGate), answer usual questions.

Reboot (when asked).

C - Run the FireWall after the PC boot up


D - Everything seems Ok

URL Go to step 2 : Configuring a Wingate FireWall

If you have problems URL read the FAQ.