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Hosts file won't block RRS feed

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  • I'm trying to block ''doxhotel.com'' about 1-2 hour it won't block this damn site i don't know why but when i'm trying to block ''facebook.com'' it blocks..Please help me...
    Sunday, May 12, 2013 9:08 AM

Answers

  • 1st process!!

    1. Load your Internet explorer
    2. Click Tools
    3. Click Internet Options
    4. Click the Privacy tab
    5. Under the Privacy window, Click Sites
    6. Type in the site address that you want to Block and Click OK.

    2nd process!!

    1. Open MyComputer
    2. Browse C: (or your Operating system drive)
    3. Browse Windows –>System32–>drivers–>etc
    So the Location will be C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc
    In the etc folder look for the file hosts
    4. Open this file hosts with notepad.
    5. At the bottom of the file, add the line as shown below:

     127.0.0.1 www.xxx.com
     127.0.0.1 www.xxx.com
     ...

    7. Save the file.


    love is rock!!!

    • Proposed as answer by TK MAHATO Sunday, May 12, 2013 2:07 PM
    • Marked as answer by Cloud_TS Wednesday, May 22, 2013 2:43 AM
    Sunday, May 12, 2013 2:06 PM

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  • It's using means to change the domain name so you can't block it. :) It's also an abuse of the host file, which is not a security measure.

    Sunday, May 12, 2013 12:08 PM
  • 1st process!!

    1. Load your Internet explorer
    2. Click Tools
    3. Click Internet Options
    4. Click the Privacy tab
    5. Under the Privacy window, Click Sites
    6. Type in the site address that you want to Block and Click OK.

    2nd process!!

    1. Open MyComputer
    2. Browse C: (or your Operating system drive)
    3. Browse Windows –>System32–>drivers–>etc
    So the Location will be C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc
    In the etc folder look for the file hosts
    4. Open this file hosts with notepad.
    5. At the bottom of the file, add the line as shown below:

     127.0.0.1 www.xxx.com
     127.0.0.1 www.xxx.com
     ...

    7. Save the file.


    love is rock!!!

    • Proposed as answer by TK MAHATO Sunday, May 12, 2013 2:07 PM
    • Marked as answer by Cloud_TS Wednesday, May 22, 2013 2:43 AM
    Sunday, May 12, 2013 2:06 PM