can someone try this site

Tuffgong4

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ok for the past week I have not been able to get to www.zipzoomfly.com
can someone out there try it and let me know if it is my problem or theirs
 

Sazar

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it loads up pretty quick for me...

have noticed some sites are slow and not available to many people... duno whats going on today... :confused:
 

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check your hosts file could be banned in it
 

Sazar

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how do you check for host file bannings or whatever :confused:
 

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uhh forgot its somewher in the sys32 folder just do a search for "hosts" it has no file extension when u find it open it with notepad and search for zipzoomfly or anythinthing that might make it not work tell me the results
 

Tuffgong4

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man I still can't get in...my favorite hardware site and I can't go...going to check the sys32 folder


looked int here and nothing...can't find any reason why I can't get there!
 

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copy the following into notepad save as a vb script

that will be where your host file is;

j79 wrote this btw;

Code:
'Where's my host file?
'Joe Zeiler
'09/30/03
'v1.0

Option Explicit

Dim WSHShell, RegKey, path, Result, RegKey2, root, fullpath

Set WSHShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")

RegKey = "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\Parameters\DataBasePath"
path = WSHShell.RegRead(RegKey)

RegKey2 = "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\SystemRoot"
root = WSHShell.RegRead(RegKey2)
fullpath = Replace(path, "%SystemRoot%", root)

Result = MsgBox("The path to your hosts file is " & fullpath & "\hosts", 0)
 

Perris Calderon

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or if you want to just open it directly, you can search for it on your hardrive, with simply "hosts"

search hidden files and system folders
 

Geffy

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the hosts file is in
C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\
 

Tuffgong4

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ok I need to bring this back up cause now I can get into the website but I have no pictures...I am wondering if it has anything to do with the fact it is a jsp page
 

Tuffgong4

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ok well it was the ad blocker in Avant that stopped it from showing up...don't know how to fix this but oh I will!...ha
 

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