Updating host file in vista american 100 dating site 2016
If you copied and pasted hosts entries from somewhere, you may end up with multiple spaces.
One of the most powerful tools available to anyone working on their site during a migration is their computer’s “hosts” file.
but I still expected Windows to get their IP addresses from the hosts file. Even after disconnecting it still looks up addresses OK, but between restarting the computer and first connecting to a network, it ignores the hosts file.
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I found that even though I had Local Admin rights to the computer and thus to hosts.
It was not until I added local users to the hosts file permissions with Read and Read & Execute and then a ipconfig /flushdns That the hosts became active.
The hosts file on Windows computers is used to bind certain name strings to specific IP addresses to override other name resolution methods.