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I just removed glasswire from my system because it kept deactivating this time the key wouldn't even work said invalid key I'm tired of this crap the key is only 6 months old I will not do business with them again
 
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Hi,
I had to look that one up
Not good for a firewall to go wonky.
 
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I'm using it unregistered for several years now, I do the blockings with my AV firewall software.
 

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I see it advertised on Linus Tech Tips videos all the time so I'm surprised at this. Perhaps it's just an issue with your one?

Note I've never used it.
 

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Linus Tech Tips videos all the time so I'm surprised at this.

Yikes. We are at the stage where YouTube personalities can push software and even people that don’t use it are under the impression it’s good because it popped up in a paid advertisement.
 
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Glasswire isn't Agnitum level good but last time I tried it, several years ago, it wasn't that bad!
 
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I've been using it for about 2 years and had this problem with it from the beginning it for some reason deactivates itself now the key is no good I had it with them
 
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How is their tech support?
 

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Yikes. We are at the stage where YouTube personalities can push software and even people that don’t use it are under the impression it’s good because it popped up in a paid advertisement.
Maybe some people see it this way, but I don't. I didn't take it as a guarantee of quality, just that it's likely to be some level of reasonable.
 
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Windows Firewall is decent enough. There wasn't any need for 3rd party one for over decade.
 
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well I got glasswire activated the problem was I was behind a VPN when I turned that off it activated just fine silly me:laugh:
what I can't figure out is why it keeps deactivating
 

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As I've never used it, would you say that other than the activation problem it's a good product or not?
 
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As I've never used it, would you say that other than the activation problem it's a good product or not?
well the free is good enough with the windows firewall I just got the paid because I wanted to see how the firewall is that is what you get with the paid one but you don't need the firewall but the free version is good for seeing what is coming in and out of your system and it even tells you what it is and the location in the world where it's coming from its got a lot of info you can go to there website and look at the Manuel to it
 
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