1.    17 Nov 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10 Home 64 Bit

    Hosts file

    How can I reset the Hosts file back to the default? pls Is This good?
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  2.    17 Nov 2015 #2
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    Windows 7

    The screenshot shows no significant differences from the default and has only commented lines.
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  3.    17 Nov 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jun 2014
    Posts : 555
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    Don't ask me why but that is normal, I actually had to check my hosts file to make sure I was going to say delete # from and ::1 . It must be a new thing don't ask me why. It looks like Windows 7 and 8.1 are the same way now

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  4.    18 Nov 2015 #4
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    Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
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    Thanks all, I installed an adblock host file and the hosts changed I am glad that it's the default the one I have now
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