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#1 alaskaranger


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Posted 04 November 2010 - 09:13 AM

Hotsperm only flashes black one time quickly and doesn't appear to download. Also what are the exact steps to removing the c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts.

Edited by Andrew, 05 November 2010 - 09:53 PM.
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Posted 05 November 2010 - 09:39 PM

hostperm.bat, when run, will quickly flash a black window and then exit. If that's what you saw then it probably finished correctly and you may proceed to step 19.

Deleting the hosts file is just like deleting any other file. Locate the file at either: C:\Windows\system32\drivers\etc\ (for Windows Xp, Vista, and 7) or at C:\WinNT\system32\drivers\etc\ for Windows NT and Windows 2000.

After deleting the hosts file, download the replacement hosts file for your operating system from the links in the guide and put it in the same folder that the old hosts file was in.

Edited by Andrew, 05 November 2010 - 09:51 PM.

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