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Software Author(s):

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3.6.3 | Updated: 10 May 2022



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simplewall 3.6.3

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install simplewall, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade simplewall, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall simplewall, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

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1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade simplewall -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'3.6.3'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade simplewall -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'3.6.3'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install simplewall
    name: simplewall
    version: '3.6.3'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'simplewall' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '3.6.3'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller simplewall
    Name     = "simplewall"
    Version  = "3.6.3"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'simplewall':
  ensure   => '3.6.3',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.

  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.

Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 10 May 2022.


Simple tool to configure Windows Filtering Platform (WFP) which can configure network activity on your computer.

The lightweight application is less than a megabyte, and it is compatible with Windows Vista and higher operating systems.


  • Simple interface without annoying pop ups
  • Rules editor (create your own rules)
  • Internal blocklist rules (block Windows spy / telemetry)
  • Dropped packets information with notification and logging to a file feature (win7+)
  • Allowed packets information with logging to a file feature (win8+)
  • Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) support (win10)
  • Windows Store support (win8+)
  • Windows services support
  • Free and open source
  • Localization support
  • IPv6 support


  • For correct working, need administrator rights.

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
simplewall 3.6.3 590 Tuesday, May 10, 2022 Approved
simplewall 3.6.2 388 Tuesday, April 26, 2022 Approved
simplewall 3.6.1 1434 Thursday, November 11, 2021 Approved
simplewall 3.6 153 Tuesday, November 9, 2021 Approved
simplewall 3.5.3 459 Sunday, October 17, 2021 Approved
simplewall 3.5.1 330 Tuesday, October 5, 2021 Approved
simplewall 3.5 106 Monday, October 4, 2021 Approved
simplewall 3.4.3 544 Monday, August 30, 2021 Approved
simplewall 3.4.2 200 Tuesday, August 24, 2021 Approved
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