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danniell2
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Temporary Filter Rules

Tue Sep 24, 2019 7:29 pm

Hello everyone,

Can I create a temporary rule in my Firewall that has a finite amount to time to stay ON, and, after a certain amount of time, it would be turned off?

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Re: Temporary Filter Rules

Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:54 pm

The only finite item are adresslists. If you can hook a rule to an adress ot domainn then it would.

An other way to put a comment code word or number on a rule and use scheduler to switch that rule on or off by finding that code word or number and switch the rule.
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Re: Temporary Filter Rules

Wed Sep 25, 2019 3:45 am

Hmmm well, not quite so fast.
There is under the filter rules tab of "EXTRA", a time setting.
This shows the Days of the Week and an initial time setting and in effect to a second setting which default is 24 hours.
Not sure what you need but there is at least this......
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