vista help

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Aug 28, 2009

vista help by Davess at 4:54 PM (603 Views / 0 Likes) 3 replies

  1. Davess
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    in C:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts

    that file redirects any website you want by doing this

    so i redirected facebook to chucknorris.com

    when i went to fix it and the hosts file and the facebook thing was GONE

    any help here please reply asap please!!!!!!

    the file attached is my host file
     

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    Well i opened it with notepad++ and it had "69.63.184.142 facebook.com" I put http://69.63.184.142/ in firefox and it took me to facebook. Not sure what your problem is? but just delete 69.63.184.142 facebook.com from the host file if dont want it in there.
     
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    weird? i could not see and thing but the #hi microsoft stuff
    and the local host thing but thanks i'll take another look!

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    i put that there to try and reverse the process i had facebook redirected to chucknorris.com
     
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    It's a system file. It's protected.
     

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