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I would like to block certain websites from being accessed, however, I cannot find the way to do it in the browser. I had to download a program to block a site but it can only block 1 site at a time and on a limited time only.

I would like to block certain websites from being accessed, however, I cannot find the way to do it in the browser. I had to download a program to block a site but it can only block 1 site at a time and on a limited time only.

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iamjayakumars 475 solutions 5840 answers

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Try this Addons *https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/blocksite/
cor-el
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Note that using an extension is not very reliable and can easily be bypassed by starting in Safe Mode.

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Note that using an extension is not very reliable and can easily be bypassed by starting in Safe Mode. See also: * https://support.mozilla.org/kb/Parental+controls
ideato
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Hello BrutalArm, you can use the host file in command line also

the command :

c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts

to open the host file use notepad

see useful information to add the sites in the next links :

http://forums.cnet.com/7723-6142_102-351660/c-windows-system32-drivers-etc-hosts-file-cannot-saved/

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/228760

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hosts_%28file%29

it is more complicated, indeed.


thank you

Hello BrutalArm, you can use the host file in command line also the command : c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts to open the host file use notepad see useful information to add the sites in the next links : http://forums.cnet.com/7723-6142_102-351660/c-windows-system32-drivers-etc-hosts-file-cannot-saved/ http://support.microsoft.com/kb/228760 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hosts_%28file%29 it is more complicated, indeed. thank you