Editing the Hosts File on Windows 10: A Comprehensive Guide

Editing the Hosts File on Windows 10: A Comprehensive Guide

How To Edit Hosts File in Windows 10
To edit the hosts file in Windows 10, follow these steps:

Open the Start menu and search for "Notepad".

Right-click on the Notepad app and select "Run as administrator".

In Notepad, select "File" and then "Open".

In the File Explorer window, navigate to the "C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc" folder.

In the "etc" folder, select the "hosts" file and click "Open".

The hosts file will open in Notepad. You can now edit the file as needed.

When you are done editing the file, select "File" and then "Save" to save your changes.

Close Notepad and restart your computer for the changes to take effect.

Note: Editing the hosts file can be risky and can cause problems with your computer if done incorrectly. It is recommended to create a backup of the hosts file before making any changes.




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