If you are curious about NLA and firewall profile determination in Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7, see Network Location Awareness (NLA) and how it relates to Windows Firewall Profiles, a blog post written by Senior Support Escalation Engineer David Pracht. Thanks David!

If you haven't done so already, take a look at the Microsoft Enterprise Networking Team blog, authored by our counterparts in the Customer Support Services (CSS) organization.

Joe Davies
Principal Writer
Windows Server Documentation Team