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Where is the Hosts file?


Want to check what bad hosts are listed and being (properly) redirected to Where is that file-list? Thanks.

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It is located at C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\

TechOD 0 solutions 2 answers

Like Tony said, it's located at C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\

To edit it, you will have to take ownership of the file by going to Properties > Security > Advanced, even if you're logged into an administrator account.


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