HOW TO BLOCK / UNBLOCK FACEBOOK FROM YOUR COMPUTER
You can block the access of some particular websites from your pc by using some simple methods. Consider that you have to block FACEBOOK from your PC. For this follow these steps….
Start > Run > (type) system32 > ok
Now you will enter inside system32 window. Now select the folder named “drivers”. Open it and you can see another folder named “etc”. Double click and open it. Now you can see a file named “hosts”.Double click and try to open it. Now you can see an open with window. In the open with window select the notepad and click on OK button.
Now you can see the contents of the hosts file in a notepad. In the last part of the notepad ,you can see as
127.0.0.1 local host.
In the next line type as
if you want to block youtube also, you can write in the next line as …
You can block sites in this manner, …….
Now save all these changes you made in this note pad. And close it. Now try to enter into facebook from your pc in any browser, you cant……
Also by deleting this and saving the changes will unblock the facebook blocking......
(One more thing is there, while trying to save the changes made in notepad window of the hosts file, instead of saving if it is asking save as, it means that you have not enough rights to change the notepad content. Then you have to change the security setting of the hosts file and have to try again…)
Feel free to ask any doubts if u have related to this post.........
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