How To: Block websites without software

Block websites without software

This video shows you how to block websites without having to use software. This technique is ideal for blocking out pages such as MySpace or Facebook. Go to your C:, Windows, System 32, drivers, then 'etc'. Double click on your host file to read it with notepad. To block a website, do the following: Copy where it says '127.0.0.1' and paste it below. Next to it, type in the name of the website you wish to block, for example: http://www.myspace.com. Repeat the above step to block as many sites as you want. Save.

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Hey, great video! But it wont let me save like what happened to in your video. What can I do to prevent this?

Never mind. I found out that I need to right-click Notepad everytime and "run as administrator"

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