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Want to check what bad hosts are listed and being (properly) redirected to 127.0.0.0. Where is that file-list? Thanks.

Want to check what bad hosts are listed and being (properly) redirected to 127.0.0.0. Where is that file-list? Thanks.

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

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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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. From [http://techod.com TECHOD]

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