docrice to vkinetic Premium Member 2009-Sep-19 10:45 pm to vkineticBased on how Perhaps an application you're running is interpreting access to the hosts file from specific kinds of processes (such as a user CLI shell) as potentially harmful. Getting the original client IP with X-Forwarded-For in your code How do I create an Alert List to notify me when a server is up or down? Back to top #11 Gabrial Gabrial Members 468 posts OFFLINE Local time:06:54 PM Posted 17 October 2010 - 01:58 PM From a command prompt with administrative access type each of

Thank you, Chris Hoffman! You can download the program directly from the developer's website: http://www.winmend.com/folder-hidden/ Hope this helps. Once you can access a proxy website through which you can access the blocked site, then you will be able to access those blocked site but only through the proxy. http://www.ghacks.net/2011/03/06/how-to-edit-reset-the-windows-hosts-file/ GENIUS :D Reply lin April 5, 2016 at 3:07 am # there are two notepad.exe in x64 windows,you must use full path c:\windows\system2\notepad.exe ,this one is 64 bit version,only type notepad

ForumsJoin Search similar:[Updated] HostsMan..Ver.4.3.98..Nov..28/13[WIN7] Fox News Website Videos have "disappeared"Router redirects all traffic to web GUI?[WIN8] "System Tools" Folder shows up as "WindowsHow can I get rid of this[Updated] HostsMan [Final]..Ver.4.0.95..May I'm pretty sure I modified it correctly. Popular Articles How do I change the name servers at GoDaddy to point to you? This might not work on a file that has the system attribute flagged on it, and I think you might've tried doing "attrib -s -h" already, but it's worth a shot.Also,

Any non-standard combo is described as "special access".But the upshot is that you don't have the permissions to change the system/hidden/readonly attributes of the file. http://www.computerstepbystep.com/host_file_windows_7.html Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? Thanks a lot for you help and thanks everybody for your suggestionsFrom a command prompt with administrative access type each of the following commands:CACLS.EXE C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc\hosts /G BUILTIN\Users:RCACLS.EXE C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc\hosts /E /G "BUILTIN\Power Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top raphoenix Posts: 14920 This post has been reported.

You don’t need a .com, .net, .org, or any other type of extension. Reply Mike October 18, 2011 at 8:21 am # Thanks for the post, i noted that when i edit the hosts file with notepad it changes to a .txt file. Reply Tina Sieber March 1, 2013 at 8:35 pm James, I'm afraid I don't know of a solution, but you could try to ask a question at MakeUseOf Answers and see Computerstepbystep Computer Maintenance Infected Pc Installations Download Donate Computer step by step Make your Pc better How to verify hosts file for redirect DNS Windows Back Type c:/windows/system32/drivers/etc

Back to top #7 Broni Broni The Coolest BC Computer BC Advisor 41,674 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Daly City, CA Local time:04:54 PM Posted 17 October 2010 - 11:58 AM Download Kids are kids. HOSTS file lock and hidden Started by Tre Dizzle , Oct 14 2010 08:11 PM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply 16 replies to this Reply Chris Hoffman 360 articles Chris Hoffman is a tech blogger and all-around technology addict living in Vancouver, BC.

On Windows 7 and lower, open Windows Security Essentials. Reply Michael July 23, 2016 at 5:59 am In many installations, "hosts" is a read-only file. I used the host file to block unwanted sites from youthful eyes on our computer..it worked up until they found it.

Reply Barbarosa March 6, 2011 at 7:42 pm # In my Vista 64 system, the hosts file itself does not have the read-only attribute set by default.

P/W protection for files are OK, but program access can be a problem, especially with the file you are talking about. If so, the system is not letting me see those results. Click the Text Files box at the bottom right corner of the window, select All Files, and double-click the hosts file. Users just have to execute the program once they have downloaded it to the local system.

Back to top #15 cryptodan cryptodan Bleepin Madman Members 21,868 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Catonsville, Md Local time:11:54 PM Posted 21 October 2010 - 05:32 PM With a little help from The IP address should # be placed in the first column followed by the corresponding host name. # The IP address and the host name should be separated by at least Just be careful to write down the password you choose and keep it in a safe place, in case you forget it. If so, I suspect, you may have some "baddies" on your computer, which prevent accessing "hosts" file.

You can also subscribe without commenting. No guarantees:open a command prompt and typec:\windows\system32\cacls c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts /g Shane & Jodi:rwcfThis should work, but I am not sure if the syntax allows your user name. Irv - Thanks for the clarification. Image Credit: Network Cables via Shutterstock Previous PostGive A Spot To The Uncomplicated Easy Image Modifier Among Your Portable Apps [Windows]Next PostWindows 8 Is Almost Here - Here Are 5 Reasons

The old addage "Children should be seen and not heard" applies. If this doesn’t work, you have some troubleshooting to do before deploying the server on the Internet! In Windows 8, go to APPS and right-click on notepad, then select “Run as Administrator” from the bar shown at the bottom of the screen. This is a problem i assume, how do i fix this?

Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top StringJunky Posts: 2454 This post has been reported. Then, click "read only" again and hit "OK". However, there are also far more advanced viruses that remove the header of a file or use some other nasty techniques to hide the hosts file.0. Any other suggestions?

I recommend to run a quick full scan via command prompt.Please read this tutorial: How to run Malwarebytes from command promptAdditionally, it would be in your interest to download HijackThis and Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. As for the access denied issue. It should then perform the action you specified to any website render requests within the specified domain.

Reply malik says: February 20, 2016 at 6:28 pm its not change. If it does, the load balancer or WAF may not be configured or published correctly.