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    How do I find c:/windows/system32/drivers/etc/hosts

    Asked Jul 20, 2007, 04:58 PM 2 Answers
    I cant find it, and I need to. Does anyone know where its located?

    Last edited by mamaloney; Jul 20, 2007 at 05:20 PM.
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    Jul 20, 2007, 05:10 PM
    Right click, open with. Notepad.
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    Jul 21, 2007, 02:03 AM
    You can enter C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc\hosts in Internet Explorer to see if the path exists. If it does but you still can't find it, go to Tools > Folder Options > View > Show hidden files and folders and try again.
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