Windows 7 Security 2020 Firewall?

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ConfusedArtist

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Hello, this is my second post attempting to figure out what to do to keep my Windows 7 PC safe (if that can possibly be done without removing it from the internet).

Can I put a virtual machine running Linux into my Windows 7 PC and use that for internet business, and keep my Windows 7 files and software safe?

Can I create a firewall that alerts me about every little thing that tries to come through, for me to manually approve or disapprove?

Thank you! (I really cannot change systems right now. I am considering getting a used Chromebook to dedicate to internet usage...are Chromebooks going to be obsolete soon too? I am out of the loop.)
 

phillpower2

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You already have an ongoing thread here ConfusedArtist, no need for the two threads as you can ask gus anything else that you need to know in the other thread.
 
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