FirewallServiceStatus Property of the IFPCServer Interface

The FirewallServiceStatus property gets a Boolean value that indicates whether the Microsoft Firewall service is running.


HRESULT get_FirewallServiceStatus(
    VARIANT_BOOL* pfFirewallServiceStatus


  • pfFirewallServiceStatus
    Pointer to a Boolean variable that is set on return to VARIANT_TRUE if the Firewall service is running, or to VARIANT_FALSE if the rule is disabled, and the Firewall service is not running.

Return Value

This property method returns S_OK if the call is successful; otherwise, it returns an error code.

Visual Basic

Property FirewallServiceStatus As Boolean

Property Value

Boolean value that indicates whether the Firewall service is running.


This property is read-only.


Client Requires Windows 7 or Windows Vista.
Server Requires Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition with SP2.
Version Requires Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) 2010.

Declared in Msfpccom.idl.


Requires Msfpccom.dll.

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