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making changes in Host file


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SkateboardJay

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Hello, im trying to make changes in my host file. i get a message saying " you do not have permission to save in this directory. see administrator to obtain permission. where can i fix my settings to override this?? i right click on notepad and run as admin and it shows owner is currently using is checked.

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Try coping the file to your desktop make the changes and then copy the file back into the original location overwriting the original.
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...or take ownership of "hosts" file: http://www.winxptuto...m/ownership.htm
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