Sql Server Installation on Windows 7 professional

I am installing SQL Server 2008 Developer Edition on Windows 7 Professional. It gave me a warning about windows firewall and to make sure to enable appropriate ports. How can I enable ports. How to enable ports on Windows Firewall?


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If you look in Help and Support and look for open ports in Windows firewall, you should find an explanation.

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