To add the firewall exceptions, follow these instructions. Choose Control Panel from the Windows Start menu. Beneath Manage security settings for, select Windows Firewall. Determine the status of the Windows Firewall. Open the Exceptions tab and click the Add Port button.Do I need to remove Windows Defender?
Click Start and select Control Panel. Go to Add or Remove Programs and wait for the list of currently installed programs to be populated. Find and select Windows Defender. Click Remove and follow the prompts to uninstall Windows Defender.