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Old Aug 24, 2002, 11:47 PM
spick spick is offline
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Default how to block a specific website. HELP

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i want to block some websites. i'm using windows98 first edition. plzz help
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Old Aug 25, 2002, 01:39 AM
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There are all kinds of software that will block websites. Do a Google or Yahoo search for "Internet Site Blocking Software"
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Old Aug 25, 2002, 08:51 PM
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but i remember so someone ask this question b4 and all u have to do is search a document in my harddrive. and add the website name to document. but i dont remember the name of the document. and i dont want to use software cuz they will realize there is a software and turn it off.
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Old Aug 25, 2002, 11:56 PM
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Just add the site to your hosts file and point it to 127.0.0.1.
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Old Aug 26, 2002, 07:02 PM
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and how do i add it to my host file? where can i find my host file??
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Old Aug 26, 2002, 08:15 PM
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1. Go to Start>Run C:\windows\hosts (open w/ notepad)

2. Add a line:

127.0.0.1 www.whatever.com
to the bottom.

3. Save.
4. Restart
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