Hosts file not editable after Kaspersky "desinfection"

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  1. Callender's Avatar
    Posts : 1,474
    Windows 10 Home 1809 32-bit
       #21

    You may try this:
    Download Hosts-perm.bat
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  2. Posts : 14
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter
       #22

    Waiting to hear back from Kaspersky.
    This is what I found in the reports:
    https://www.screencast.com/t/iawb11clc5c
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  3. dalchina's Avatar
    Posts : 19,810
    Win 10 Pro (1903)
       #23

    Please try this - if your difficulty is not due to some corruption/Windows problem/3rd party program, this makes the job easy.
    No need to mess about with permissions last I tried it.
    BlueLifeHosts editor
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  4. Posts : 14
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter
       #24

    Somehow I managed to rename the "desinfected" hosts file and stick another one in.

    Unfortunately entries I had in there are lost - although it is now an ordinary txt file, it cannot be opened.

    Thanks everybody for your help and stay away from Kaspersky. Their support sucks.
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  5. Posts : 849
    10 +Linux
       #25

    Get Notepad++ and open it from the Start Menu = run as administrator.

    Notepad++ v7.7.1 - Current Version
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