Troubleshooting Firewall Issues for Intel® WiDi
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Sometimes the laptop firewall blocks the Wi-Fi connection between your laptop and the TV adapter. To resolve this issue, you need to manually allow a program through the firewall. The following instructions apply to a Windows* Firewall.
- Click Windows Start icon. In the search field, type Allow.
- Click Allow a program through Windows* Firewall from the search results list.
- Scroll down to these names in the list, WiDiApp and Wireless PAN DHCP Server, and select the check boxes for Name, Home/Work Private, and Public.
- Click OK and connect again.
|Note||To allow Intel® Wireless Display through a different firewall, see the instructions for that product.|