Posted 16 October 2005 - 03:59 PM
the asterisk is a wildcard symbol. it covers any variation of a text string.
would all be blocked by one entry using the asterisk. (*.doubleclick)
basically it means anything and can be used at the beginning, the end, or in between to cover all variations from any particular address.
someone that knows more about this than i do can probably give you a better explanation but i hope this helps.
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